Tricks - Whitney Summary & Analysis

Ellen Hopkins
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Whitney Summary

Whitney realizes that her mother and sister Kyra are more concerned about their own reputations rather than Whitney's welfare. Kyra and their mother go shopping, and Whitney calls Lucas who comes over.

He comes over with cocaine, chops it up, and inhales. He chides Whitney into trying it, which she does. They then have sex for the first time, and Whitney tells Lucas she loves him. Lucas responds by getting up and saying he'd better get moving and cleaned up before he gets caught.

Whitney Analysis

The distance of Whitney's family becomes even more apparent, which pushes Whitney further toward Lucas because she is seeking emotional connection somewhere. It is this deep emotional connection Whitney has to Lucas which helps Lucas chide her into using cocaine for the first time. The two of them end up having sex, after which Lucas leaves. It...

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