I never knew there were this many stars.”
“I can’t see them,” he told me. “I just see you.”
“That’s one of your cheesier lines,” I told him.
“It’s the altitude,” he told me. “I don’t have enough oxygen in my brain.”
I couldn’t help but remember that there’s a reason they call us Gallagher Girls. It’s not just because the youngest of us are twelve. It’s also because our founder was under twenty. From the very beginning we have been discounted and discredited, underestimated and undervalued. And, for the most part, we wouldn’t have it any other way.