- Penny's and Ian's supportiveness.
- Whenever Alex tells Mark about the trouble he is in. It's nice when your love is also your friend.
- Alex tells Mark teaching is his life. Mark tells him he seems to be really good at it, then insecurely adds it's not like it means much coming from a mere student.
Alex:Mark, you are mistaken.
- The epilogue slides for a successful romance, particularly Ian's.