Short Essay Questions Key
1. Why does Titus claim the moon is boring and 'sucky'?
The moon has become a tourist trap, and is dirty and filled with debris. Titus and his friends have been to the moon before, so it is no longer new, but simply one more place for them to try to have fun. In addition, Titus admits he is lonely, and the moon's craters simply amplify the feeling.
2. Why is Titus so lonely?
Titus has not been with a girlfriend for several months. He often feels alone at parties, even when there are others around, and this feeling is intensified when he leaves. As he listens to the music from the party, he would like to have someone to download with.
3. Explain why Calista, Marty, Titus, and Link can get into college parties.
Calista is very good at pretending to be a sorority girl, as she acts older and self important. Marty is good at everything he tries to do. Titus himself is silent, but acts and looks cool. Link is ugly, but incredibly rich. Together, they appear to be a group of college kids.
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