Sam's two-faced behavior has been driving Alex crazy. (He's sweet in private, but as soon as his friends are around, all bets are off). So Alex has decided to play Janus herself... With this new shot at love, Davis pulls out all the stops for his Fashion Clog Goddess, Alex. But Alex's plan to make Sam jealous may have worked a little too well. The situation finally ignites in the Firebird and an incendiary ride home with Sam leaves Alex rethinking her choices... Can the situation rise from the ashes like a Phoenix??
Life post-divorce is not-so-fresh and not-so-fun for Colin, as he adjusts to living with just his Dad. And of course, Colin's "social network" has been at work, with his friends talking about his situation over their phone tree... which leads to Colin getting an unexpected visitor.
Remi has a meltdown in her treehouse - losing her grip because "Neverland is Gone". Meanwhile, Alex, Tamsin, and Libby have a hard time making the hard choices about Davis, life, the universe, and everything. They muddle through admirably, but find themselves missing the fourth element of their group.
It's time for "the talk"... the real one, about what to do next year. After graduating high school, Sarah is going away to college, and Gwen is staying behind for another gap year in the coffee trenches. Choosing how to continue is not easy. Do you want the pain of a long distance relationship or the pain of breaking up?
After years of being the "after school special", Adrian is finally trying to get his act together. Unfortunately, Chloe seems to be holding him back with her feminine wiles. (What ever happened to the lazy days of cake for breakfast and frantic nights of creative sex rivaling the salad days of Iggy Pop and David Bowie? Chloe misses that). When Adrian dares go to an interview instead of staying with her, she gives him a specially made coffee (that wasn't sweetener) that turns his career path in an unexpected direction.