In Tom Wolfe’s popular book, the attractive 18-year-old Charlotte Simmons will leave the lady homes during the Southern to wait prestigious «DuPont University.» There she discovers brilliant professors, gifted other youngsters, extraordinary sports athletes, remarkable medieval towers, impeccable yards – and, definitely, moving kegs and plenty of utterly worthless gender.
As Wolfe tells the storyline, Charlotte don’t arrive at school selecting booze or hookups. Indeed, she was not actually aware the college customs could well be one out of which ingesting and promiscuity included so centrally. However Charlotte, like most of their peers, found herself pulled in it, and which could blame the girl? After all, community influences conduct. Students, like other people, desire to be – and would like to seem to be – typical. Therefore it is rarely astonishing that many should be influenced by whatever is actually thought to be standard.