Madeline Rogers had always loved Dimitri. But he didn't feel the same. She was just the best friend. She wanted more than anything for her love to be returned. She wanted him to love her back. She did everything to make him notice her. She changed wardrobe, had one-night stand with countless boys - throwing away her innocence and good reputation. All for him. But Dimitri didn't notice Madeline as anything more than his best friend/ a girl to have a fling with on the side. And Madeline watched as the boy she loved fall for another girl, they were happy. And Madeline was devastated and broken. Because she was the girl on the sidelines...and nothing more.