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Ira Holloway, a native of the St. Louis area, revels in the beauty and physicality of women. He often imagines what he thinks goes through their minds. Ira goes into military service in Vietnam in the late 1960s. When he gets back, he meets artist Fiona Price in New York City. Fiona is an incest survivor who experiences violent jealousy toward Ira's fascination with women, and his memories of past relationships. She feels increasingly drawn to the Cathol...