A while back, when Dick and Barry and I agreed that what really matters is what you like, not what you are like, Barry proposed the idea of a questionnaire for prospective partners.
What was in it for me? I wasn't asking for any sort of reciprocation, after all. Why didn't she want her erogenous zones stimulated? I have no idea. All I know is that you could, if you wanted to, find the answers to all sorts of difficult questions buried in that terrible war-torn interregnum between the first pubic hair and the first soiled Trojan.
Sequels are very rarely a good idea, and in any case, the success of the book changed my relationship with the club in some ways.
I came away with the idea that I'd like to write books the way people write screenplays. I think I'm not going to let another line go through unexamined.
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