She finally consents to meeting Ezra in his apartment the next day to sort out the complicated details of their relationship. Noel mentions to Mike that he saw Mr. When he saw her with Noel, he decided to let it be and give her a chance at a normal relationship. She calls him a jerk and tells him off for making decisions that weren't his to make. Either that, or he's crazy.
She drew faces on some paper bags and has them wear them over their heads to pose for a photo. In that same episode, Ezra goes for drinks with. Ezra explains that yes, he was once engaged. Hanna convinces her to go on a double date with her, Sean, and , a guy Aria had a crush on years ago. It wasn't to leave her, it was to make it possible for them to be together.
He admits to only coming tonight in hopes of seeing her. Ezra: That's what I thought. Kiss and make upTensions rise when a conflict over scheduling causes Aria to admit becoming stage manager was not the best idea. They discuss their relationship, whether it is right or wrong and if it should continue. He pulls up next to her and opens the passenger side door. He promises he was never thinking about anyone else while they were together.
Aria: That I was embarrassed my friends thought you had nice legs. Later, she calls home and lies about spending the night at 's. They dated throughout college, he proposed in Italy, she accepted, but later broke it off. Apologizing for being lateLater, Aria gets a call from Ezra, while waiting for him in his apartment, as per their agreement. Both him and Aria are heartbroken for 6 years, until they meet again. But we all know it will become better, right? He performed on stage throughout his high school years. She explains she was only looking at one college in California, in Ezra's favorite city, where they could move together.
Another day, Ezra and Aria are alone in his apartment fooling around when Byron's voice comes over the answering machine, apologizing for the way he acted, inviting Ezra out for a beer, and decidedly killing the mood. Later, Ezra sees Aria walking home during a rainstorm. She touches his hand for a moment and they don't speak until walks in the room. Ezra says she is entitled to be with whoever she wants to be with, but he is clearly not thrilled seeing her with someone else. Aria: You wanna be real? He has won eight Teen Choice Awards for his portrayal of Ezra Fitz so far. Ezra spots her leave and sees Jackie at the door, realizing why Aria might be upset. Disheartened, Aria leaves him standing in her bedroom, speechless.
Aria: Tell that to my right eye. However, later that day, Noel tries to extort a higher grade on his essay out of Mr. Aria: So, are you talking yourself into this or out of it? Ezra clasps her hands and says he refuses to change Noel's grade, but whatever happens tomorrow, she has to know how he feels about her. She sulks in her room reading a he inscribed for her. He loved acting, and performed on stage throughout his high school years. They go to the bar bathroom and make out next to the sink.
Little do they know, someone is watching. Will she let him know he needs to change his locks? Then they delve deeper into Ezra's comments earlier about leaving. Noel the tail end of their conversation and asks what's going on. Ezra reassures her that Jackie is his past and she is his present. He knocks on the door and asks to come in, spying the paper bags and a girl's scarf strewn on the sofa. Coming to his musical taste, he is a Taylor Swift fan.
He gets closer and asks again. Ali's funeralThey see each other at the church for 's funeral. Aria lets Ezra believe she is a college student thinking of majoring in English. He signs the slip for her. She doesn't tell him about the close call.