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==Amelia in "Camp Fear"== [[Image:amelia-d.jpg|left|frame|Daria and Amelia at the reunion]] Amelia saw herself and Daria as having a lot in common. In fact, the main reason Amelia came to the reunion was so that she could meet Daria again. Whereas Daria only came to Grizzly the once, Amelia went for an unknown number of years (she says "since I've been coming to this camp") and loathed it. She idolized Daria as the ultimate rebel, though many of Daria's "rebellious" acts during her stay at [[Camp Grizzly]] could be explained through either bad luck or Daria being ostracised. She's stunned when Daria reveals the truth behind some events - she didn't boycott the End-of-Summer campfire but wasn't invited - but in other cases, like Daria's horse running off and tossing her, Amelia ''had'' known the truth at the time but somehow remembered it as Daria being cool. Amelia's adoration of Daria is so great that when [[Jane Lane|Jane]] refers to Amelia as "Daria having a secret fan club," Amelia takes the statement literally and assumes that Daria has an ''actual'' fan club. In Amelia's imagination, both she and Daria are examples of independent people "not following the crowd"... or at least she wanted to ''be'' an independent person that didn't follow the crowd. She later admits that she always did what people like [[Skip Stevens]] told her to do, whether she wanted to do it or not, out of fear of social rejection. When Daria tells Amelia that she doesn't have to follow [[Skip Stevens|Skip's]] planned agenda for the Camp Grizzly reunion, Amelia tells Daria that she wants to hang out with her. Daria tires of Amelia's clinginess and points out that Amelia has done nothing but follow Daria around since her arrival. Daria tells Amelia that she not only doesn't want to follow a crowd around, she doesn't want to gather a crowd, either. She suggests Amelia go practice being an individual somewhere else. Amelia angrily turns against Daria, telling her she's learned the truth: Daria doesn't like ''anybody''. <br><br><br><br>During Skip's final speech to the campers, Daria comes over to the table where Amelia is sitting alone and makes a sarcastic comment about Skip's speech to ease the tension between them. This prompts Amelia to leave and interrupt Skip's speech with a speech of her own. She criticizes Skip for always talking and never listening to anyone, and says that she had been following Skip against her better judgment. Amelia tells the crowd that the only reason she returned to Camp Grizzly was to meet Daria, her "role model" and "inspiration." She notes that even though Daria is an unpleasant person (her opinion of Daria has clearly changed), Daria follows no one's marching orders. From now on, Amelia will do the same, even if it leaves her a friendless and unpleasant outcast just like Daria. She ends by stating she will never return to Camp Grizzly. Amelia's heartfelt speech is greeted with the campers' cheers, and they pelt Skip with their Camp Grizzly T-shirts in Amelia's support. [[Image:amelia-d-s-5.gif|right|thumb|200px|Skip, Amelia, and Daria, five years earlier]] Before Daria leaves the camp, she and Amelia are partially reconciled. Amelia hopes that her speech didn't hurt Daria's feelings, but Daria commends the speech for its truthfulness. Elsewhere, [[Skip Stevens]] complains on the ride home with [[Quinn Morgendorffer|Quinn]] that Amelia is the "worst camper ever" who "doesn't even try to sing" and "never won anything."
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