In the evangelical world, prying can be an indicator of compassion.
…I realized how naive I was. My aunt Tina was right: this stuff does exist, and it does hurt people, and although there are lots of people at Liberty who condemn violence against gays–including Dr. Falwell himself–the number of students who want to give them the Goliath treatment isn’t zero. In fact, the number who live in my room isn’t zero.
As frustrating as the battle for purity must be, I suppose it’s easier if you’ve got company.
The author’s mentor advises the NAKED method of breaking the ice at the first meeting: Name, Address, Kin, Experience, and Dreams.
Fellowship” is a Christianspeak for “flirt with unsuccessfully”.
i don’t think college is something you should tough out.