The Sugar Mother
Written by Elizabeth Jolley (b.1923 d.2007)
An aging but handsome university professor, Edwin Page, is married to Cecilia a much young woman who is an obstetrician and a gynaecologist. (He was attracted to her in the first place by all the mysterious things she knew about the human body). When the childless Cecilia goes away for a year's study leave, Edwin finds himself more and more in the company of Leila and her mother who live next door. Leila's mother is a very good cook, and Leila, it turns out is perfectly willing to be a surrogate mother ...
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