Mary Jane Watson; Harry Osborn; Peter Parker; Liz Allan; Flash Thompson; Mrs. Feeser; Spider-Man (dream sequence); Green Goblin (dream sequence)
Mary Jane daydreams about Spider-Man while she has to deal with the real-world problems of life in high school: a boyfriend who always takes the easy way (Harry) and a best friend (Liz) who's jealous of the crush her boyfriend (Flash) has on MJ.
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Doctor Octopus [Otto Octavius]; Mary Jane Watson; Harry Osborn; Liz Allan; Shocker; Beetle; Cyclone
MJ watches Spider-Man beating Doctor Octopus on TV. Peter Parker tutors her on algebra. MJ talks with Liz who has been dumped by Flash Thompson. MJ reveals to Peter she's going to ask Spider-Man for a date. When she finally catches up, he tells her he can't.
Flash Thompson; Mary Jane Watson; Peter Parker; Lindsay Leighton; Liz Allan; Firestar
Flash bullies Peter from jealousy. MJ goes to a casting for a Shakespeare play and gets befriended by the drama class. At night she sees Spider-Man and Firestar teaming up. She says to Peter how she feels jealous and notices he has a black eye. Later, she spots Flash bullying Peter and asks him to choose between picking on Peter or being her friend. He answers he doesn't need her anyway. MJ has been cast for the lead role and Lindsay is jealous.