Just outside of Newport, Rhode Island - circa 1859 - four lovely young ladies were gathered at a summer mansion. One named Annabelle, English at 18 years and the daughter of a music teacher, and the other three: Vanessa, a Floridian and aspiring dancer; Sasha, a Half-Russian seamstress wearing a lovely boater hat and a dress sewn by her mother and aunt respectively; and the mansion heiress Sabrina McMullen, native to Rhode Island yet also a daughter of a traveling merchant from Glasgow, Scotland. Those of the latter were 17 years of age.
The McMullen Place was built more like a castle with its tall exteriors and high tower to the north. It was known to Sabrina as her "Castle in Newport". Inside, one big hallway with a piano, a chandelier, a balcony that went a high level of fourteen feet up and a big gorgeous couch. 'Wow... such an amazing place!' they all thought, with Vanessa in awe as she put the luminous floor to her test... she spun around in her typical dance fashion and let her