I Am Obsessed With "Cruel Summer" And Need These 18 Questions Answered Now

    Most importantly: Can someone give me ALL of these clothes?!

    Hello, it's been 24 hours since I watched the first two episodes of Cruel Summer on Freeform, and I'm not exaggerating when I say it's the ~only~ thing I've thought about since. Just ask my friends, they're getting sick of me!

    🚨 MAJOR spoilers ahead. 🚨

    Content warning: This post has mentions of domestic abuse.

    Okay, here are all my questions in no real order:

    1. Where is Jeanette's mom after 1993? And her brother, Derek, in 1995??? *extreme eyes emoji*!!!

    Jeanette's mom and brother with the caption "okay but are they alive in 1995?"

    2. Also, why is Jeanette's dad SO furious with her in the 1995 timeline?

    Jeanette's dad with caption "why so serious?"

    3. What went down between Jeanette and her friends, Mallory and Vince?

    4. Was that gunshot when Jamie and Jeanette were kissing outside her house in 1994 significant?

    5. Speaking of, what — and I cannot stress this enough — the hell is wrong with Jamie?

    Jamie with the caption No <3

    6. What was up with Jeanette being so paranoid when Kate was found alive? And so sure that her body was found?

    Picture of Jeanette reacting with the caption "asks a bunch of questions an innocent person would totally ask

    7. How exactly did Jeanette start stealing Kate's life?

    8. Okay, so the big central question: What was Jeanette doing at Martin's house again while Kate was abducted (if she even was there) and...did she actually see Kate or not?

    Jeanette in the mirror room with "mirror mirror on the wall"

    9. What happened to Jamie's friend Ben?

    10. This is more of a statement than a question, but we can all agree that Kate's mom is horrible, yes? Good, great, wonderful.

    Kate's mom with the caption "puts the cruel in cruel summer"

    11. Speaking of, why does she hate Jeanette's mom, Cindy Turner, so much?

    12. Who is in the car while Kate dances to "Zombie" in 1995?

    13. Did something happen between Kate and Martin before he abducted her?

    14. If so, is ~that~ what Kate felt guilty for lying about? What exactly was she not being completely honest about?

    Screenshot of Kate's computer saying she hasn't been completely honest

    15. Okay, let's talk about the "You Go Girl" necklace. Even if Kate DID see Jeanette, how did she get the necklace?

    16. Can someone tell me where I can acquire any and all of these outfits?

    17. At the end of the second episode, we find out that the whole lawyer thing is really because Jeanette is suing Kate for defamation. Is that the only legal battle here? And, if so, why is Jeanette being so hostile to the lawyer — this is YOUR case, girl!

    18. And, finally, am I the only one who is secretly praying for an eventual Kate and Jeanette team-up?

    Alright, that's a lot of questions! And I'm sure there are so many more that I've forgotten to include. Please share them with me in the comments and also share any theories you have. I'll try and include some in next week's post.

    And you should absolutely tune into Cruel Summer on Tuesday nights at 10 p.m. on Freeform or on Hulu the next day (the first two episodes are there now!).