By Mary Beth Ellis

either celebration and elegy, Drink to the Lasses is the tale of Mary Beth Ellis’ lifestyles at Saint Mary’s collage, the all-women’s sister institution of the somewhat-more-famous collage of Notre Dame. an identical wit that made her a well-liked campus columnist is now shaded with a steely view of her more youthful self. Ellis battles her roommate, struggles with obsessive compulsive disease, and discovers that her selected occupation may not be so selection in spite of everything. In vignettes and set items, she introduces us to problems with a latest women’s university and peels again the gold leaf from social existence at “Catholic Disneyland.” the 1st of its variety, this poignant, hilarious literary memoir is a must-read for all as soon as and destiny freshmen.

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