Bear with me.
  1. It starts with your average brunette high school girl who happens to be academically smart
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    This is Liz. She's good at science.
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    This is Bella. She takes AP classes.
  3. Enter a hunky mysterious boy who just happens to NOT BE HUMAN
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    Max, extraterrestrial
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    Edward, alleged vampire
  5. A dramatic life threatening event takes place in which the boy saves the girl from imminent death
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    Max healing Liz from a bullet wound
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    Edward using his super-strength to stop an errant van from squishing Bella
  7. Girl demands to know how boy saved her, prompting the infamous "what are you?" question
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    SAY IT!
  9. They even both have a scene in biology class where the supernatural guy skips out when they test skin cells/blood type
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  11. The boys' supernatural families DO NOT approve of them saving the girls/blowing their cover. They contemplate leaving town
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    Like, they're super pissed
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    Super. Pissed.
  13. Both the guys have some sort of mind reading ability/power
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    When Max connects to people he can read their thoughts/feelings/memories
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    Then there's this.
  15. Anyways, the girls promise not to tell and they fall madly in love yada yada obviously lots of drama goes down
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    Alien smoochies 👽 👄
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    Longing looks at her neck
  17. I rest my case.