Adam has fallen in love with Carolyn. Unfortunately, he decides to take Nicholas’s insidious advice about being a man and taking what he wants, and he grabs her. Carolyn, fortunately, is able to fend him off. She then asks Professor Stokes to have a fatherly man-to-man talk with Adam.
The professor does, although with less emphasis on keeping his hands off girls and more on a delicate explanation of why Carolyn wouldn’t ever marry Adam–for it is marriage the big grabby lug has in mind. Stokes has had hopes of teaching Adam so that he can eventually go out into the …read more