"Love is companionship, having friends in common, the same interests. Sex is the connotation you are placing on love, and let me tell you, young lady, that if and when it does exist, it dies very quickly after marriage -- or as soon as the girl learns what it's all about."
-- Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann.
You see the set up -- the stuffy New England mom is teaching her college-aged daughter the ways of the world. Of course, the daughter is going to head off to New York City and see if she can't prove her mom wrong.
I am reading this for the Birth Year Reading Challenge hosted by the Hotchpot Cafe. I've always secretly wanted to.
Teaser Tuesdays is hosted by Should Be Reading, where you can find the official rules for this weekly event.