Not titillating sex, but, as Lulu and violet both discover, the business of sex.
Instead, violet is kidnapped and solid to a rival courtesan house, where she is trained by an older courtesan named Magic Gourd.
When Beverly goes missing, violet calls on her three daughters for support.
early 14c., small plant with purplish-blue flowers, from Old French violette, diminutive of viole "violet," from Latin viola, cognate with Greek ion (see iodine), probably from a pre-Indo-European Mediterranean language. The color sense (late 14c.) developed from the flower.
violet vi·o·let (vī'ə-lĭt)
The hue of the short-wave end of the visible spectrum, evoked in the human observer by radiant energy with wavelengths of approximately 380 to 420 nanometers.
Any of a group of colors, reddish-blue in hue, that may vary in lightness and saturation.