The Girl Next Door is a Stock Character often a potential Love Interest for your generic male protagonist who is open, approachable, unassuming, and unthreatening: the girl he thinks of as his best friend, his childhood pal, even just One of the Boys. She'll usually embody a " wholesome " sort of femininity, and she's rarely the promiscuous sort, though she might act as a foil to a woman who is. Since the trope is more about her down-to-earth personality, she doesn't necessarily have to be plain, but she's generally a small-time beauty; the prettiest girl at church, the sassy yet chaste waitress , or the uncombed but comely Farmer's Daughter. She will always be easy to talk to and usually a good listener. But she also tends to be frank with her opinions and expects the same in return. In a Betty and Veronica duo, she's the "Betty".
Lipstick kisses stain the corners of the mirror. Open tubes of mascara, a rainbow of eye shadows, and a warm curling iron cover the counter of the pink bathroom. T-shirts, skirts, and heels are scattered on the couch and spread along the floor of the basement. Sixteen-year-old Susie discards an entire pile of tops before settling on a cropped T-shirt, jeans, and wedges. Her naturally curly black hair is stick straight, her nails are freshly manicured, and her youthful olive skin needs no makeup.
Men want many of the same things women do: freedom, intimacy, good friends and comfortable shoes. But what kind of women are men looking for? A hot mama or someone to take home to mama? Read an excerpt:. Think of a great relationship as though it were a great meal: A delicious, meaty steak of sexual passion accompanied by a fine, delicate wine of romance and commitment.
It's difficult to remember her fresh out of Harry Potter with long hair and a youthful glow - because while she still has the glow, she's transformed into a style icon. When it comes to celebrity transformations, Emma Watson's is high on our list of most sensational. After soaring to fame as the cute girl next door with long hair and minimal makeup, the Harry Potter actress has transformed into a stylish princess - and she just seems to get more glamorous by the day. Emma, 23, showed us a whole new side AGAIN on Wednesday night at the premiere for her new film Noah, stealing the show in a backless Gothic-style dress.