By Lani Diane Rich
Adriana Trigiani meets Jane eco-friendly during this impossible to resist new novel a few kinfolk of southern ladies who've rotten good fortune with men.
Portia Fallon calls it PTEor the Penis Teflon influence. it is the means all the ladies in her kinfolk deflect males like ping pong balls. No guy has ever caught with a Fallon lady for greater than years, and Portia has approximately handed that list. till her live-in boyfriend dumps her. Now, each person from her mom Mags to Auntie Vera and Grandma Bev is confident that Portia needs to have intercourse with a transitority guy. input Colin Beckett, an attractive, clever, and unsuspecting British novelist, who is traveling her small city of actually, Georgia, for the summer.Then input once more Portia's ex-beau, who is made up our minds to struggle to win her again. Now Portia faces a slippery selection: Which of those males has the correct stuff to make a dedication stick?
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Yes, we are so proud," Bev said. I thought I caught an edge in her tone, but when I looked her way, her smile was as bright as ever. " Mags grinned at me and sipped her drink. I let out a small I don't believe this chuckle. Bev coughed into her hand, a warning. I cut my eyes at her and noticed her smile had faded. She settled her glass on the table and sat back. "It'll be nice for you to be home again after working so hard for so long," Bev said, her eyes driving the shut up and be pleasant message home.
Best sex of my life. " "Oh? " She gave me a wry smile. " I smiled. "Don't be a wiseass, darlin'," I said in my best honey drawl. " She gave me a sharp pat on my behind. " Then the woman who hadn't missed a day at the bookstore since she was sixteen flitted out of my bedroom, leaving a wisp of perfume hanging in the air behind her like a big lilac question mark. At 8:45, Vera and I were out the door and on our way to the Page. Jimmy the mailman waved as we passed him, the same way he did when I was fifteen.
Do you think I'm… attractive? " I felt him plop back down on his pillow. " I opened my eyes and looked at him. " "You keep saying that word. Barmy. " He rolled back to face me, leveraging one elbow under him to elevate his upper body. " "We've already covered that," I said. " "If I answer yes, you'll think I'm lying. " He fell back on his pillow. " I could hear the subdued sounds of partygoers saying their good-byes outside. We were both still and silent for a minute, staring at the ceiling, until I spoke again.