"Wait, so you live in Neptune, drive a Saturn and your last name is Mars? Did you name your dog Jupiter too?"
They're sitting on his bed, the TV blasting as background noise behind them, and Alex is a little surprised at how easy it is to talk to this girl. He had found her an hour before on his doorstep looking, sad and alone. He didn't bother asking how she found him, he just invited her in and told her she could stay as long as she needed. A pint of ice cream later, she seemed to be doing somewhat better.
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Veronica has been sitting at a hospital in Seattle for three days now, listening to doctors explain brain swelling, comas, internal bleeding, and other things that she just doesn't know how to deal with. Her mother put three teenagers in the hospital during a drunken ride to the liquor store, and from what the doctors have explained, Lianne Mars is just lucky to be alive.
She thinks it's sad that this is the first time she's actually seen her mother in years. Her mother needs her now even though she...