He said to call him when I was close so I did. I drove around the block three times before finding the entrance to the hotel which was hidden behind tall bushes to separate itself from the boulevard.
“Great. I’ll meet you in the lobby,” he said, excitedly. Part of me was excited and part of me was exhausted. I felt as though I was going to work, except I worked somewhere fun and cool and beautiful. But hey, work is work… otherwise they would call it something else.
He did indeed meet me in the lobby holding two glasses of champagne and smiling from ear to ear. He looked handsome. Black suit. Red tie. He’s tall too, and commented on how much he loved how tall I stood in my favorite red stilettos.
After showing me around the hotel (which was fabulously decorated in Hollywood Regency fashion, which is my absolute favorite), we finished our champagne upstairs in our suite overlooking the ocean. He put his arm around me as we talked on the patio. I kissed him, leaving a smear of lipstick on his cheek. He smiled and said. “Let’s take things slow.”
A moment later we’re in his fancy car driving along the strip of Pacific Coast Highway between Santa Monica and Malibu while the sunset cast pink and gold hues over the ocean. He grabbed my thigh lightly. “You look beautiful baby.” He smiled and handed me an envelope. “A contribution to… a contribution to your life I suppose.”
As we continued to drive the only thing I could think was, this is really happening.
Sticky's 7th grade boyfriend dumped her for "moving too fast" and things really haven't changed for her since. She currently resides in Los Angeles and writes about the men she's had. You'll find her in the smoking section or wherever champagne is served (but it's easier to follow her on Twitter) @stickyisaslut
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