"[Submit, let’s be honest - ed.] is totally cool with trans folks," Lauren continued, looking at Adam.
“Cool,” said Gillian.
“Cool,” said Adam.
“They just don’t want nasty bio straight men getting off on lesbians, you know?” said Lauren.
“Ugh, so repulsive,” said Gillian.
Everyone sat in silence for a moment.
“When did you… how old were you… when you transitioned?” asked Claire asked Adam.
“Seventeen,” said Adam.
“Cool,” said Claire.
Gillian took Adam’s hand and squeezed it.
“Wow, that’s really young,” said Lauren. “Your parents must be pretty cool.”
And then, Adam had no idea where this came from, but he found himself saying: “I’m kind of fucked up over gender stuff. I don’t really like to talk about it.”
And everyone nodded as if he’d just said the most serious, profound statement they’d ever heard.
…Let’s be honest, this book is pretty hilarious.