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An Ice-cream treat: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6g

The ice-cream she indulged in occasionally were either cones, or sandwiched between slices of stale bread or two pieces of wafer biscuits, or cut into a small rectangular block and then pierced through with a little stick to make it … Continue reading

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Rosalind is as beautiful as a rose: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6f

Benedict placed the rose beside her face. “But when placed beside your beautiful face, the rose is as plain as its leaves.” Rosalind suddenly felt very hot. They fall for this every time, Benedict thought. As he withdrew the rose, … Continue reading

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Rosalind accepts a movie date: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6e

She knew she had a better than average body, but was she really that beautiful? Many times at home, she had stood in front of the mirror and observed her facial features. She had been convinced that she was quite … Continue reading

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Benedict is interested in Rosalind: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6c

Once, when Joy was not with the group, big mouth Brenda had mentioned that Benedict was pressing Joy for sex. “You better watch yourself,” advised Sabrina kindly. “Maybe Rosalind will get her chance,” Brenda said. Rosalind looked up. “To what?” … Continue reading

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Rosalind hooking Benedict: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6b

Liar! He was in the same soccer team as Pete, and his eyes were always on her whenever he talked to Pete. Pete had introduced them a few weeks ago but their only communication was a smile or a nod. … Continue reading

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Rosalind tries to hook Benedict: “A Rose Has Thorns” Chapter 6a

Rosalind used one of the oldest tricks in the world to hook Benedict. As she was walking out of the college gates, her books slipped out of her hands just as the Datsun 120Y was about ten metres behind her. … Continue reading

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Rosalind gets tired of Pete: ‘A Rose Has Thorns’ Chapter 5d

The next morning, Pete was waiting by the school gates. He looked sad. He took her books and they walked silently to class. During the break, Rosalind, as usual, sat with her group of friends. “What did you do to … Continue reading

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Pete continues to woo Rosalind: ‘A Rose Has Thorns’ Chapter 5c

The next day, Pete was waiting at the school gates. He offered to carry her books. Rosalind gratefully agreed. “So how about after school today?” he asked. “You can send me back if you want to, like yesterday,” Rosalind said. … Continue reading

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Pete goes after Rosalind: ‘A Rose Has Thorns’ Chapter 5b

Pete was one of the popular boys in college. Girls would not think twice about saying “yes” if he approached them. So far, he was only interested in one girl, a very popular one. Rosalind. “Okay, if you can’t go … Continue reading

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Rosalind talks about sex: ‘A Rose Has Thorns’ Chapter 5a

  In college, boys badgered her for a date. She rejected them all politely, saying that her mother was very strict and that she would have to be home immediately after school, which were all true. She wondered what it … Continue reading

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