A collection of short stories with a dark edge. Will you know one of these obsessive women?
Marian faces middle age with attitude and support knickers; sixteen-year-old Jess must have a date with good legs; Peggy fights for her first bra; post-war Elfreda frees herself at a First Feast. Read Elaine’s encounter with moral dilemma, a neurotic narrator’s self-enhancing theft, Pru’s ingestion, Daryl’s piscatorial impregnation, an unnamed beauty’s transmogrification and more . . .