The 2007 pilot of Gossip Girl introduces Serena van der Woodsen, “spotted at Grand Central, bags in hand.”
And while Serena and Venus continue to be the beacon of the sport, no outright future champion has made his or her stamp.
And it's going to take role models in the sport, much like Venus and Serena in tennis.
But despite the seeming similarities to these upsets, Serena's ousting is a horse of a slightly different color.
Serena's loss, for example, is not the first eyebrow-raising exit in the first round of a Slam in the past year.
Unable to speak, Serena stood glaring into the old man's angry face.
Serena and the baby are in the breadfruit grove behind the village.
It was Serena and her mother in an empty room adjoining Beatrix's chamber.
Serena took Betty's light hand in her own work-worn one and held it fast.
Serena made inquiries, but neither servants nor mistresses had ever heard of the "Band."