Why I'm pretty sure Stephanie Meyers was watching Roswell while she wrote Twilight

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