Losing your best friend sucks, even if it's only for three months and two days. (1.3)
"Wow, that's crazy. Your boyfriend or something?"
Tally shook her head. Peris had gone with other girls, and Tally had dealt with it and tried to do the same, but their friendship had always been the main thing in both their lives. Not anymore, apparently. (3.62-3)
Peris had been so pretty, and grown-up looking, and he'd said they'd be friends again. Once Tally was pretty too... "Basically, it sucked," she said. (3.66)