We wanted to define her, to wrap her up as we did each other, but we could not seem to get past "weird" and "strange" and "goofy." Her ways knocked us off balance (2. 40).
She was not truly a cheerleader, but Stargirl dressed like one (5.15).
"She's homeschooled, you know. Her mother brought her to me. I guess she wanted a break from playing teacher. One day a week. Four, five—yes, five years now."
Kevin pointed. "You created her!"
Archie smiled, puffed. "No, that was done long before me" (7.19-21).