The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks Chapters 19-20 Summary
The Suicide Club
Frankie's Cities, Art, and Protest teacher hands out info about a group in San Francisco called the Suicide Club.
The group tried to live their lives with glee, and later changed their name to the Cacophony Society. The whole idea was to free oneself of the panopticon.
Frankie wrote a paper about the Suicide Club that she turned in on December 5 of her sophomore year.
She later burned the paper.
Frankie goes to meet Porter for lunch but shows up late on purpose.
When she arrives, Porter is already waiting there with two orders of cheese fries.
He brings up the fact that she's going out with Matthew Livingston and tells her not to let him take advantage of her.
Of course, this sets Frankie off and she goes on a verbal rampage, telling Porter to stay out of her business and that she's not the kind of person who's easy to take advantage of, thank you very much.
When he leaves, upset, Frankie sits there and drinks Porter's soda by herself. She knows that she behaved like a monster, but at least she stood up for herself.