To think that if you are reading 50 Shades in the school playground...

(13 Posts)
LEMisdisappointed Thu 02-May-13 17:27:38

People really aren't going to think you are cool and edgy, they really aren't!

aldiwhore Thu 02-May-13 17:29:50

Maybe they don't care about being cool and edgy? Maybe they're just reading?

I'd say YABU if they were reading it aloud to their class though.

x2boys Thu 02-May-13 17:34:14

tbh my nearly 71 yr old mum lent it to me i got half way through and thought this is utter crap i just did nt get the fuss!

x2boys Thu 02-May-13 17:35:32

plus my beautiful little three year old son is called christian and it kind of put me off!

Loulybelle Thu 02-May-13 17:36:28

I thought it was tame tbh.

AnonAndOnAndOn Thu 02-May-13 17:37:32

Wonder what the reaction would be if it was a dad reading pulp erotica in the playground?

aldiwhore Thu 02-May-13 17:39:00

My mum got it all wrong.

She wanted to read it 'to see what all the fuss was about'

She downloaded 40 Shades... which is about the IRA I believe.

She didn't understand what all the fuss was about.

I was actually relieved, last thing I want to do is talk to my mum about a shit book that has made her have her first wank.

Tee2072 Thu 02-May-13 17:39:21

Whether a mum or dad I would judge them for having such crap taste in erotica. Or books in general.

JamieandtheMagicTorch Thu 02-May-13 17:39:51

Ew, they might be getting aroused, in public. Tacky (male or female)

Nothing wrong with getting aroused, BTW, just not great to advertise the fact in public.

IShallWearMidnight Thu 02-May-13 17:41:34

sat opposite a mum at the orthodontist who was reading it sitting between her teenage DS and DD. Did think it was a tad inappropriate.

AnonAndOnAndOn Thu 02-May-13 17:42:15

Exactly Jamie. I get grossed out when I sit next to someone reading it on the tube. It's like they're advertising the fact they're feeling all horny. I'd rather not know.

If course they could just be feeling disgusted at the crap writing. It's like the Da Vinci Code of porn.

LEMisdisappointed Thu 02-May-13 17:59:05

Thing is, this is well, um, just so last year!!!! This person is nice enough but likes to portray herself as a bit quirky, but that is just yucky at school pick up tbh. I read it, it was absolute shite

treas Thu 02-May-13 18:18:08

Her first aldiwhorehmm

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