Forum, Oct. 4, 1976

Mixed Doubles

To the Editors:

Your article on sex and tennis [Sept. 6] supports my girl friend's conviction that love is nothing to tennis players.

Ernie Gumprecht

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

I have yet to decide whether heaven or hell will be paved with tennis courts.

M. Morgan Hostetter

Tucumcari, N. Mex.

I think your generalization that women who play tennis want the "big serve" is exaggerated. It is more likely to assume that the males who serve softly to women are looking for the "big return."

Elizabeth Grimm

Los Angeles

Sex is a substitute for tennis!


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