The daughter of Charlie's science teacher Curtis Alles and his wife Lily. Despite being born and raised in Normal, Tara is one of the few students at Normal High that Charlie doesn't recognize from elementary school. While she seems to know a lot more than she lets on, her confidence and intensity aren't the only things keeping Charlie from finding the answers she seeks.
On many levels, Tara would seem to be the polar opposite of Charlie.
What is it they say about opposites again?
The Addams Family
War Pigs - Black Sabbath
The Heart of a Woman - Maya Angelou
Anything her dad cooks.
“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”
― Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter