Quotes: Puppy Love

Maybe the biggest difference in the hop in age is the very slightly added plausibility to speculation on any romantic angle between them. This is very important for fans who aspire to, and are busy even now, shipslashing these characters into oblivion. I have done the world this service.
Andrew Hussie, on changing the ages of the Homestuck kids from 10 to 13.

I was born in Little Rock,
Had a childhood sweetheart,
We were always hand in hand.

I was hightop shoes and shirt tails,
Suzy was in pig tails,
I know I loved her even then.
Stevie Wonder, "I Was Made To Love Her"