So she put on her best low-cut black frock and, hey presto, she'd hooked herself a Dubai businessman. Even so, she accepted his offer to take her shopping.A total of £2,500 later, she says, he flew back to Dubai with nothing more than a chaste peck on the cheek in return, to which it's tempting to say, is a likely story.Before the starter had even been served, my dinner partner took a small packet out of his pocket, carefully unwrapped it and slid something across the table, with the words: 'So what does it take to become your lover? Still, Sophie's solution was not to visit Primark but to get herself a sugar daddy instead.'My friends told me to go to Chinawhite (the fashionable club in London),' she reveals.
Determined: Audrey Tautou in the new film Priceless Audrey Tautou is predictably Gallic and gamine in the lead role, but underneath the pretty tousled hair and shiny Chanel handbags, the message is an ugly one.
After all, isn't a woman who sleeps with a man for money - or at least for extensive use of his credit card - called something else?
But then, 'prostitute' doesn't have quite the same glamorous, diamond-encrusted platinum ring to it, does it?
Looking further ahead, do these girls know the sort of deal they are doing?
They are not only throwing away any moral sense, but also their independence, control of their own lives and self-respect.