‘Yeah. I’ve an older sister, Bebe, twenty-one. She’s beautiful made-up. We’ve plain faces. We paint our faces. For you men!’ Gail snorted, ‘Bebe’s a Beauty Queen. She’s engaged to Pete, he’s an engineer, like Dad.’
An intense encounter between catering students Keir and Gail which begins in the college restaurant on their first morning of lectures and ends, abruptly, in the canteen – just after lunch.