A s Carrie Bradshaw might ask: Or are we just kidding ourselves?
Carrie the columnist played by Sarah Jessica Parkeronliy sex years on, only the real-life version. This book is not quite what it.
And that turns out to be a pleasant surprise. There is pnliy little sex in this book or in the lives of the fiftysomething single women depictedbut there is a lot oonliy chat among seemingly wealthy women about not having enough onliy sex as they approach a retirement that will probably never arrive; about feeling lonely and onliy sex about struggling with envy for the lives of others; onliy sex about coming to terms with the cruelty of the ageing process.
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Thankfully, this book mostly reflects those strengths. So the passages on Tinder, for example, onliy sex blessedly short and depressing: On Tinder people are flaky, short-termist, neurotic and self-obsessed.
And you spend more time scrolling and waiting for messages than you do having sex. She gets zero sex through Onliy sex.
The passages that are longer and much more interesting cover the onliy sex of territory where Bushnell excels. Why do some people become obsessed with cycling when they get older? Can you actually be friends with those onlit
onliy sex Why do women who have been friends for 40 years suddenly have onliy sex like year-olds? I omliy this side to Bushnell refreshing and compelling. She turned 60 last year and was married for 10 years.Woman Looking Casual Sex Hildreth Nebraska
He is 75 and looking for companionship. And I hope to have a lot more in onliy sex future. To xex a copy go to guardianbookshop.
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