I hate how they made peridot so childish, I love that she is kinda coded as an autistic character (I’m autistic) but they’ve just made her progressively more childlike and dumb. She was so calculated and interesting and now she just has no feelings only comedy?? I just wish she had her old personality back idk, i like the character development but she is just so childish now. Idk how to put it into words without sounding kinda mean but yeah
‘The Bowmans have arrived,’ Lady Olivia Shaw announced from the doorway of the study, where her older brother sat at his desk amid stacks of account books. The late afternoon sun streamed through the long, rectangular stained-glass windows, which were the only ornamentation in the austere, rosewood paneled room.
Marcus, Lord Westcliff, glanced up from his work with a scowl that drew his dark brows together over his coffee-black eyes. ‘Let the mayhem begin,’ he muttered.
It Happened One Autumn by Lisa Kleypas, chapter I.
People go with "they're in love" as if that absolved all bad story telling. The thing is wayhaught will always be fine in that both will probably live and they'll likely end up together. But, that doesn't mean the lying and cheating and all the secrets didn't happen or that they're necessary plot points. Endgame isn't always enough if you end up wondering why they're together
Endgame isn’t always enough if you end up wondering why they’re together