Later, Nathan shows a picture of Jamie to Peyton and she said "nice work. Rachel was a great addition to the series, but the writers were not kind to her after graduation. This made the love triangle not only boring, but pointless as well.
They were two consenting adults, so Nathan was the only one with trouble coping and that was definitely on him. Mouth is tempted by his new friend, Rachel. A rare thing to see on television is a couple that lasts as long as they did. Skills goes to Bevin's house for the night, but isn't quite interested in what she has in mind. Much of what disappointed fans was the amount of screen time given to new characters Felix and Anna Taggaro.