How can it be that Princeton, administered almost top to bottom by women, can turn down the plea of those women seeking the refuge of a chastity center? Dorina Amendola ’02’s letter (March 17) is powerfully appealing. Is “Sex on a Saturday Night” the mandatory message that leadership wants to offer incoming female students? Promiscuity trumps chastity? The theoretically wise women of Princeton should rethink this very bad decision.

Bill Markus ’47