The Two Summary

Lorraine and Theresa share an apartment on Brewster Place. They are new residents who are readily accepted, at least when they first move in. After a while, though, after some of the other neighbors notice that no men come and go from their apartment, Lorraine and Theresa become topics of malicious gossip. One of the residents, whose apartment is across an alley from the two women's, claims that she has watched Lorraine and Theresa and finds them suspicious. They are very friendly with one another, and their relationship appears "unnatural," according to the gossip.

Lorraine is tall and thin. In comparison to Theresa, Lorraine is quiet and likes to keep to herself. She is a schoolteacher and is wary of people spreading...

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