The witty banter between Sterling Vance (age 31, friend of Ang's father) and Angelina/Ang (age 22, 23 in 1 month, pregnant by Pete Lamont) was glue th..Show More »at held this story together. But there wasn't much else. Well, that's not true. After they got started, there was plenty of sex, only sex, it seems. Sterling and his unusual nature as a hero and love-interest in a romance was great, but I didn't like his match with Ang. He seemed to bring so, so much more to the table that his joining with Ang just didn't work for me. He was a successful nerdy kind of guy who wasn't into casual sex, so he wasn't the type of guy to need or want a much younger (8-9 year age difference) woman & one particularly like Ang to bolster his ego or anything else.
Angelina initiated the sexual part of their relationship, which Sterling liked to some degree. Then he really liked how she was different from other women he was romantic with. Ang had tattoos, multi-colored hair, a funky dressing style, had casual sex and was a straight-A engineering student. She wasn't unlikable; she just didn’t' seem to be a good match for Sterling. And, unfortunately, their falling in love seemed to be entirely based on good sex. It was a let-down.