* When Tam Lin tells Matt that there is no real difference between a clone and a human and that Matt isn't really inferior. For the first time in his life, Matt realizes that he's just a normal person rather than the freak everyone sees him as. Especially since it was part of their parting exchange before they left each other for good.
* Matt and Maria's exchange just before they press the button in the secret passage that ''might'' kill them.
--> '''Matt''': [[spoiler: I love you.]]
--> '''Maria''': [[spoiler: I love you too. I know that's a sin, and I'll probably go to hell for it.]]
--> '''Matt''': [[spoiler: If I have a soul, I'll go with you.]]