Laura Wilson has her 16th birthday. She doesn't notice that Cal is sad because Laura has already made new friends and he hasn't.
June. 22, 2013
Ximena Gonzalarez receives a letter from Luara addressed to (Laura's) her parents. She tries to contact them but they moved away. The letter details hoe Laura isn't ready to forgive her parents for Cal's death. It tells that Laura has a job and stable housing.
Feb. 4, 2011
Laura's mom receives a promotion that brings the Wilsons from Oregon to California.
June 25, 2014
Ximena receives the 2nd letter from Laura. It tells that Laura was in Portland when she ran away, but has relocated to somewhere else. She graduated from high school online.
Laura and Cal start at Adams Memorial Private High School.
Ximena receives letter #3. This one shows that Laura has moved from Seattle a place where she is going to settle. She has gotten her best job so far and thinks that she can live off of the money and hopefully move up the chain.