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She gets mileage out of her looks

Posted by Lewis on August 23, 2004

In Reply to: She gets mileage out of her looks posted by June on August 23, 2004

: To anyone,

: Does that mean she's getting wrinkles as she ages?

: Thanks

as a male, I interpret that as meaning that the woman takes advantage of her personal attractiveness so far as is possible. apparently good-looking people have lots of advantages, but I haven't read Nancy Friday's "The Power of Beauty" yet.