Esther decides on another day that she will ignore several Ladies Day

Esther decides on another day that she will ignore several Ladies Day

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Esther decides on another day that she will ignore several  Ladies Day– scheduled functions in order  to lounge in bed and later spend time in Central Park. Jay Cee, however, calls and asks Esther to  come to the office, where she talks very frankly with her about preparations she'll need to make if  she wants to become a New York editor. Esther spends the rest of the morning reading manuscripts  at the office, and then catches up with the other contest winners for a banquet. At the banquet, she  gorges on caviar, followed by crabmeat salad. At a movie premier later in the afternoon, she begins  feeling ill and catches a cab home with Betsy, another contest winner who is as wholesome as  Doreen is audacious. Back at the Amazon, she is deathly ill and learns later that all of the contest  winners at the banquet ended up with grave food poisoning from the crabmeat salad. As she is recovering from the food poisoning, she gets a call from Constantin, a UN simultaneous 
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course ENG 1320 taught by Professor Bost during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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