Tender Is the Night is the story of Nicole and Dick Diver whose scandalous pasts are revealed to the young actress Rosemary Hoyt over the course of a stay at a villa in the South of France. Dick is Nicole's former therapist, and their relationship was the culmination of her recovery from a lifetime of incestuous abuse at the hands of her father. The story looks closely at codependence, unhealthy relationships, and the dangers of projection.

Summary of Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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