Heather is a determined, sometimes crabby, girl. She has had several known friends, including Dwayne, Liz, Julie, and Alicia. She does not accept defeat easily, as she almost quit her volleyball team because of a lack of victory. She once organized a chore strike. At the Timothy Center, she bullied a young girl named Wendy.
|“|| Heather Acuff : He was probably a nice guy.
Julie Zeeke: He didn't deserve better because he was nice. He deserved it because he was a person.
Heather Acuff : Well there's nothing we can do about it now.
Julie Zeeke: Yes, there is.
|“|| Heather Acuff: I gave Clutzy Carl your phone number and told him you wanted to go mountain climbing with him!
Liz Horton: You remember when your dad was running for city council? I'm the one that told the press that he sometimes has delusions of being Harry Truman!
Heather Acuff: You know that awful country song on the radio, "I'm at the Self Serve Island at the Gas Station of Life"? I wrote that!
Liz Horton: You know how they never found out who fired the first shot of the Revolutionary War?
|“|| Heather Acuff: And there's some words that she pronounces in a very interesting way. Like, words that end in "a-k-e", she pronounces it like "eck". So instead of "bake", she says "beck", and "cake", she says "ceck".
Julie Zeeke: As if to say, "I never passed third-grade phonics!"