“ The first week of classes is almost over— I’m quite happy with them! I can’t believe I am finally here—I feel like such a woman. I live in a townhouse with about 13 other girls —the rooms are okay —they just need a little brightening up—I’m working on it — Oh yay, I just remembered a few days after you..."
Okay— a card with a coffee-stained letter attached and a post script on the back of the envelope claiming:“ Lou Reed & UB40 will be in London before Christmas. Thompson Twins & Kool and the Gang are after that.”
A young woman’s tear-stained final good-bye to her “best friend and boyfriend” after 2 years. Tender and wise, she struggles to understand “this pleasant overwhelming feeling” and then wishes him well as he heads off to "get smart."