62% done with Oil!

The dinner party at the “monastery” is a really funny chapter and one of the best in the book. I feel as if Sinclair does capture the essence of what the Hollywood idle rich are like (at least based on what I learned from Robert Evans’ book)

V is one of the best characters so far in the book; she’s funny, sharp, witty, and is probably based on someone Sinclair knew because she feels real

The Greek scene was odd