By Liz Maverick
Clarissa Schneckberg wasn't able to go away her Silicon Valley task, get dumped via her boyfriend, or movement again in together with her mom and dad. She's formally pathetic. And her clients are dim. a minimum of that is how they give the impression of being from less than the covers of her youth mattress. yet simply while her existence looks heading south, Clarissa makes a decision to go fairly south-to Antarctica, to be particular. in the end, the male-to-female ratio on the South Pole is anything like four-to-one. together with her buddies, Delilah and Kate, she's able to make the trek and join a few equal-opportunity jobs...even even though none of them has but to pass though a wintry weather with out fuzzy slippers. it really is an amorous experience Clarissa will be insane to go up. yet for this snow angel, sanity has outlived its usefulness.
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Clarissa’s heart was beating so fast. This was the happiest moment of her life. ” He frowned. “Of course, I love you, it’s just that . ” That was not a phrase she could work with. She stared at him, a sick feeling beginning to come over her. ” “You went to the bathroom, you came back from the bathroom, and you said you wanted to break up. What just happened in the bathroom? Did you meet someone? ” “Don’t be sarcastic, Clarissa. Nothing happened,” he said impatiently. “I peed, okay? ” Clarissa took a deep breath and wiped at the sweat beading on her upper lip.
You do want Chinese. ” “What’s the matter with you? ” he hissed. ” Luna Fong, queen of perfect hair, Kieran’s so-called platonic friend. Kieran sighed heavily. “Come on, Clarissa. You had to know something was wrong. ” “You were on Weight Watchers. You were trying to lose 28 • Liz Maverick weight . . oh good god. You were losing weight for her. ” “Don’t be ridiculous. ” Clarissa suddenly became filled with the urge to do something really out of character. Like impale her boyfriend with chopsticks.
Kieran rarely did anything upsetting. They so rarely argued. His sonar never pinged, his radar never blipped. That was the whole point of him. The whole point of calm, stable, predictable Kieran. And now this. Blindsided by evil rogue personality traits that had lain dormant for nigh, oh, a decade. Kieran suddenly speared a pot sticker with his chopsticks and popped it in his mouth, more, it seemed, to give him something to do than anything else. But with that one act, it all suddenly became clear.