A few days later, there was a big headline in Daily Variety:
SOAP OPERA PRINCESS GETS HER KINGDOM.
I didn't particularly like being called a princess. But I loved the idea of having a kingdom. (pág. 35)
"You did it," Greg said.
And I thought, yes, I had done it.
With a little help from my friends. (pág. 422)
"What does that have to do with anything? A lot of kids don't think twice about throwing around the L-word."
"And doesn't that drive you crazy? Don't you ever wonder how anybody in high school can know what that word means? That none of them stop to think that using it so gratuitously at the age of sixteen might water it down for their whole lives to come? Did you ever say you loved someone when you were in high school?" (pág. 484)