- They were both bullies.
- They were both friends with Nick, who also dated Tabi.
- They went to Prom together.
- Tabi accepted Dwayne when she found out he had AIDS.
- They became friends in Grade 2.
- Tabi often affectionately referred to Dwayne as "Shorty."
- They were both members of the Special Ed class at Degrassi High School.