It had been a terrible mistake, letting Pfanee and ShenShen lure her away after all that work and effort. She'd been swayed by just a single moment of doubt, one tiny inkling of uncertainty had been all it took to shook her conviction at that young age.
Just that morning she had given herself entirely to the task of ensuring she and Elphaba Thropp attended the Oz Dust ball together and now, like a typical society twit, she'd allowed her flighty friends to lure away for gossip and rumor-mongering. Of course, it wasn't their faultactually they couldn't be blamed at allshe had allowed herself to be dragged off all of her own accord. When she finally managed to tear herself away from that little social circle, the gaggle of air-headed self-absorbed society folk, she found that... she was alone.
Her loyal friend, Boq, one a very persistent courter for her affection, informed her that Elphaba had left... With Fiyero. Fiyero!? She barely knew