Mildred Pierce

Discussion on: 
01/13/2014 - 10:00am
Discussion on: 
01/13/2014 - 2:00pm
Book by: 
James M. Cain

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Mildred Pierce had gorgeous legs, a way with a skillet, and a bone-deep core of toughness. She used those attributes to survive a divorce and poverty and to claw her way out of the lower middle class. But Mildred also had two weaknesses: a yen for shiftless men, and an unreasoning devotion to a monstrous daughter.