By Kimberla Lawson Roby
Meet Whitney, Taylor, and Charisse, 3 girls who've been top associates considering the fact that highschool. even if, this dedicated troika is set to find a wave of unforeseen problems. Whitney is a plus-size girl who simply cannot flip down a field of Krispy Kremes or discover a guy who will remain positioned. Taylor is in a long term dating with a boyfriend who is allergic to dedication. Charisse is married, with lovely little ones, yet someway does not have what she relatively wants—or wishes. Then all at once Charisse spins uncontrolled. Her doormat husband manages to face as much as her or even threatens to move public with a truly shady mystery Charisse had was hoping to maintain hidden, specially from her interfering mom. determined, she makes a decision that just a very dicy scheme will keep her. One consistent for those girls has been the help they have provided each other. yet this time, how a long way can friendship move? during this witty, rollicking, deeply poignant tale, Kimberla Lawson Roby demonstrates the storytelling magic that has received her legions of adoring enthusiasts and made her novels bestsellers.
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The idea of it all was so ungodly and she hadn’t seen herself committing such a despicable sin. Thus Brianna had been born and Charisse had never gotten used to it. And how could she when Brianna had been the reason she’d had to waddle around knocked up, back-to-back with only two months in between? Instead of the normal nine months, her second pregnancy had felt more like twenty. Not to mention having to care for a newborn baby and then carrying another one inside her stomach simultaneously. And it wasn’t like Marvin had been any real help to her either.
I couldn’t wait to head over to Oakbrook Mall in the morning. I couldn’t wait to check out all the department stores and specialty shops that carried clothing for big women. I knew with me planning to lose weight, it was ill advised to keep buying droves of plus-size apparel, but shopping, like eating, made me happy. Yes, I was heavy-duty, but I figured dressing up, doing my hair, and perfectly applying my makeup was the very least I could do. Truthfully, it was all I had going in the looks division.
Our insurance will cover most of it, so once I find a doctor who thinks I’m a good candidate, I’m going for it. ” “I know what you mean,” I said. “Although I gotta say that I still want men to like me for me and not just because of the way I look. I want them to love me as a person. My mother never showed me that. ” “Not me. I don’t care about any of that. I just want to be beautiful and have men raving over me. I want them to notice me as soon as I walk into a room and then take me straight to their bed if they want to.