She’s not one of us.
“Jessica Stanley is giving the new Swan girl all the dirty laundry of the Cullen clan,” I murmured to Emmett as a distraction.
He chuckled under his breath. I hope she’s making it good, he thought.
“Rather unimaginative, actually. Just the barest hint of scandal. Not an ounce of horror. I’m a little disappointed.”
And the new girl? Is she disappointed in the gossip as well?
I listened to hear what this new girl, Bella, though of Jessica’s story. What did she see when she looked at the strange, chalky-skinned family that was universally avoided? ~ Edward Cullen, Midnight Sun, pg 5