Jerri lands the lead role in her high school play. This brings her stepmother back to her glory days which she misses so terribly, she turns to booze to forget.
Did You Know?
Tying in with Mr. Jellineck's decision to cast the lead roles in the play "A Raisin in the Sun" with only white actors, those actors' last names - "Snow", "Cream", and "Blank" - are all synonyms for the word "white". See more
You need to face the fact that your mother is an alcoholic, but Jerri, that doesn't mean she doesn't love you.
No, I've heard her say plenty of times she didn't love me.