Pages 83-96 Summary

Sita lives in an apartment in Fargo on Broadway and is doing well, despite being in several unfulfilling relationships. Her current beau is Jimmy, though he is not her social equal. Sita is ten years older than many of the other girls she models with, so she goes to great lengths to maintain her looks and charm. Though she has experienced moderate success, she is thirty years old and knows “something more should have happened.” Sita missed her chance at Hollywood, so now she must find “the ideal husband.” If something more had happened in her life, the letter might not have mattered.

The letter, addressed to Sita’s parents, was forwarded to her by Mary. It is from Catherine Miller, confessing that she and her...

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