In England, the instances are a altering: it is mods and rockers. On the day Nancy will get off the London practice, circumstances in hand, on the lookout for the YWCA, Colin has had sufficient of lacking out on the sexual revolution. He begs his easy (and misogynistic) pal Tolen to show him ‘the knack’ – how one can rating with girls. Serendipitously, Colin and his new lodger Tom meet up with Nancy whereas Colin’s shopping for a mattress bigger than Tolen’s. The three hit it off, however their easy enjoyable ends when Tolen meets Nancy. Colin is jealous however impotent, and Tolen each attracts and repels her. She swoons, wonders what occurred, and cries ‘rape.’ Impish serendipity rubs in opposition to unsettling ambiguity.