A Certain Chemistry: A Novel by Mil Millington

By Mil Millington

Brooding, self-loathing Tom Cartwright is a modestly profitable ghostwriter whose skill to spell properly and meet his time cut-off dates has landed him the activity of writing the autobiography of the wildly renowned soap-opera famous person Georgina Nye. His imbibing, chain-smoking agent is swooning, and his offbeat, sweetly supportive live-in female friend of 5 years, Sara, is ecstatic--new carpets!

Yet whilst he feverishly pens (read: in most cases makes up) Georgina's "straight-from-the-heart" lifestyles tale (he's considering possibly a considerate, feminist angle), he's lusting for Georgina herself. quickly Tom--poor, inaccurate, painfully careening Tom--thinks he could have all of it: a girl at domestic who loves him, and a scorching, panting affair with a tv diva. With a bit making plans, can it really be so hard?

In this shrewdpermanent, rollicking story of sexual misadventures and the fashionable guy, Mil Millington hilariously explores the occasionally silly offerings mere mortals could make while that convinced chemistry forces us to imagine no longer with our heads or our hearts yet with . . . good, issues that sometimes lead us immediately into critical trouble.

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Not read anything? If I don’t write anything, what would I do? I’ll flunk out of Composition. I’ll have to repeat the class. I’ll copy out of books like the others. No, I’ll write, I’ll write myself. Fine, they’ll kick me out. They’ll beat me until I die. Did you think they’d forever go on picking you up and patting little Sweetie on the back? If only I was good at math. I wish I could play soccer . ” The samovar in front of Granny was boiling. Granny poured a glass of tea and placed it in front of me.

Echo throughout the bathhouse. And in the same way, we fear that due to the sheer, overpowering force of his strong paws which bend our necks to the left and right, little by little our necks will become loose and will come out suddenly from between our shoulders, and our heads will remain in his hands and our bodies will fall on the floor of the bathhouse. As we know, the body-washer never does this to a corpse and this is where it becomes evident to us how forbearing and kind body-washers are.

Hosseini went inside. My spirits rose. I ate the bread and pedaled my bicycle into the street, and off I went. In two hours. ” I would have to kill the two hours until it was time to go see the principal. I knew Mr Hosseini to be a man of his word and that he would definitely phone the principal. However, I was so filled with dread, I feared he would forget. The schoolkids were walking to school with books and schoolbags in hand and I was wandering around in the streets, lost and bewildered. I wanted to go to school and stand there and wait.

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