During these functions, Landon notices Jamie Sullivan, a girl he has known since kindergarten and who has attended many of the same classes as him, and is also the local minister's daughter.Since he's one of the in-crowd, he has seldom paid any attention to Jamie, who wears modest dresses and owns only one sweater.
On their first date, Landon helps Jamie to fulfill her list of things she wants to achieve in life, such as being in two places at once, and getting a tattoo. Jamie tells Landon about how she experiences belief and how it's like the wind.
It is then that he tells her he might want to kiss her now.
We didn't use the typical things like drugs or alcohol to tell the story.
I can relate to him with his southern morays and attitude... I can relate in the sense that we're both from divorced families. I can understand where his emotions get a little hectic sometimes. We ran into some legal problems because it's taken by so many other things.
I am from a small town in the South -- Baton Rouge, Louisiana. I was never that popular or that much of a trouble maker. I thought she might have a diva type of attitude and she didn't. We don't go by Average Joe because we're going to have to start changing our name.