8. Be careful of the signals you give off.
Jeremy spent most of the movie playing wingman, trying to keep Gloria close enough so that she was too occupied to take Claire’s attention away from John, but far away enough for her not to try anything. It didn’t work because not only did Gloria tie Jeremy to the bed and throw it on him, so did her younger brother, who painted a nude portrait of Jeremy. Gloria’s brother took Jeremy’s resistance to Gloria as an open invitation to pitch to the catcher if you get my meaning.