Alex and Bob are rivals, and two competitors for Carol`s affection. One day, they`ll both find themselves in the room together with Carol while she appears to be asleep and have a civil conversation about which one of them she really likes more. Carol usually wakes up at some point and hears the whole thing, but she continues to pretends to be asleep.
- While camping with Bella in Eclipse, Edward tells Jacob how Bella will always choose Jacob over himself since he is still human.
- Hunger Games: Peeta and Gale discuss which one of them Katniss will choose by talking about the times she has kissed them. Gale says that she has kissed Peeta more, but Peeta says it was only for the cameras.