- Fridge Logic: Simon's plan. Zoë calls him out on all the bits that are wrong with it, but it has no effect.
Simon: This is a pit on the opposite side of your bench. I dug it last night.Zoë: But surely someone would notice it today?Simon: I disguised it.
- Les Yay: Sometimes, Zoë and Lorraine are just a little bit too close.
- Tearjerker: The Bittersweet Ending where Simon commits Suicide by Sunlight and finally finds inner peace, as Zoë looks on.
- Woolseyism: Zoë's name is nearly unpronounceable in Spanish as it is (Zoe or Zoey would be better), so she gets called Sofia (meaning "wisdom", which she acquires)