Is finishing school that isolating?
Date: Tue, 19 Dec 95 22:24:28 -0800
From: Peter Langston <psl>
Subject: Is finishing school that isolating?
Forwarded-by: "T. J. Morrison" <email@example.com>
A depressed young woman from a Manhattan finishing school was so desperate
that she decided to end her life by throwing herself into the ocean. When
she went down to the docks, a handsome young sailor noticed her tears, took
pity on her, and said, "Look, you've got a lot to live for. I'm off to
Europe in the morning, and if you like, I can stow you away on my ship.
I'll take good care of you and bring you food every day."
"Moving closer, he slipped his arm around her shoulder and added,
"I'll keep you happy, and you'll keep me happy."
The girl nodded. What did she have to lose?
That night, the sailor brought her aboard and hid her in a lifeboat.
From then on, every night he brought her three sandwiches and a piece
of fruit, and they made passionate love until dawn.
Three weeks later, during a routine search, she was discovered by the
"What are you doing here?" he asked.
"I had an arrangement with one of the sailors," she explained. "He's
taking me to Europe, and every night he came and screwed me."
"He sure did, lady," said the captain. "This is the Staten Island
© 1995 Peter Langston