“It seems to be one of Nature’s laws that the most attractive girls should have the least attractive brothers. Fillmore Nicholas had not worn well. At the age of seven he had been an extraordinarily beautiful child, but after that he had gone all to pieces; and now, at the age of twenty-five, it would be idle to deny that he was something of a mess.”
Maybe it is case of "wrong time, wrong place" for this book, but I am not getting much joy out of it. I think I need something with an MC that is less insipid than Sally and her chums.
DNF @ 12%.