5 Works in Episode: s01e01 Chapter One: The River's Edge

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    Betty longed to be like her. She imagined how Cheryl must construct herself brick by brick, using her rage as cement and sealing herself together, only growing taller.

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    To Archie, it looked like there were four people in the booth that night. But I was there, and I can tell you. Really, there were only three.

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    It’s anticlimactic, the way Archie turns her down on the dance floor. She couldn’t even deem it heart-breaking. In a strange way, Betty feels relieved, and that’s disappointing in and of itself. Betty is supposed to be trying to hold herself together next to the bleachers, not slightly scowling and entirely nonplussed.

    There is the bubbling beginning of anger at him for being a horrible best friend, Betty supposes.

    Mostly, all she can think about is the way Veronica’s lipstick felt on her mouth.

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    “You said you trusted me,” Veronica said, scanning Betty’s face; her eyes were wide and her strawberry-glossed lips were parted, but Veronica wasn’t seeing fear or aversion, just curiosity. “Do you still?”

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