I’m a practical kind of girl, I said,
so I think we should take a sort of nuts and bolts look at how this is going to work.
Jeffrey looked at me without comment. I took this as an invitation to continue.
First, you are going to pay half the rent. It will be due by the 1st of the month. If I don’t have it on time, you will have to move out.
I thought we were in love. I didn’t think this was about rent. . . .