Jesse and Promise have known each other for many years. He always used to call her names and was mean to her, until he fell deeply in love with her. He started flirting with her, which annoyed her. While she was dating other guys, Jesse didn't try to break them up, but let her date, because he was sure he was her last love. He then started dating her half-sister Lennon, which is when Promise started to realize her feelings for him. In Chapter 44 she kissed him and ran off. The next day he came by her house and kissed her back.