Whenever she traveled with her parents, Ginny Thompson, felt like a third wheel. Being an only child wasn't all it was cracked up to be. Take, for instance, this ski vacation at Mammoth Mountain. Her parents were off skiing together and Ginny was alone waiting for a place on the lift which was definitely built for two. when the attendant called for a single Ginny quickly responded. That's how she met Peter Knowles and it was the beginning of a very special friendship and first real romance for Ginny. When an unexpected storm forced Ginny and her parents to leave Mannoth Mountain ahead of schedule, making it impossible for her to contact Peter, Ginny wondered if she would ever see him again.