La Toya was one of Marie's first friends in the house and two hit it off right away, "We had a similar sense of humor and spent the majority of our time together.
We typically had the same opinion on things but I was loud and she was reasonable." As both of the girls say, "Ri and T forever." The two were also seen dumping a giant dead fish into the bathtub which stunk up the entire house.
Marie's time on the island seemed to be drama free until she began spending more time with Robb.
Marie and Robb became friends after they met during the first episode and realized they have the same "Hakuna Matata" tattoo. A couple episodes in, Marie became confused when Robb started talking to a girl back home even though her and Robb were just having fun as friends.
It is the only season of The Real World to be filmed in the Caribbean, and the second season set in the United States to be filmed outside of the contiguous United States after The Real World: Hawaii. The cast worked at Coral World Ocean Park for their season assignment.
Robb and Trey's relationships with Marie and Laura, respectively, are complicated by the men's relationships with women back home, as well as by the women's association with other men locally.Meanwhile, Swift and La Toya, despite enjoying each other's company, affirm not to break their rule against romance with fellow housemates.When Marie finds a dead fish that washed up onto the beach, she uses it to play a prank on the men, which leads to retaliation, an injury that lands Swift in the hospital, a heated conflict between him and La Toya, and Marie's attempts to misdirect suspicion away from her as the prankster.Its sales listing prior to filming indicates that it houses three master suites with unobstructed views of Charlotte Amalie harbor, an open terrace bordering the living room 100 feet from the harbor and a swimming pool that includes a natural cascade from ancient rock outcroppings.The property also includes two 1,200 square foot West Indian-inspired guest cottages North and South of the main building, a front lawn facing the harbor that can hold up to 225 guests and a new dock and helipad.Swift becomes concerned over how Brandon's temper is triggered by his problems with women and his drinking.La Toya finds herself attracted to a new boat captain.Thomas, the capital and largest city of the US Virgin Islands.The property was purchased by a local businessman in 2007 and extensively renovated in early 2010 by local architect Kevin Qualls.Laura attended college at University of Nebraska at Omaha.Laura, who was an "ugly duckling" until her high school junior year, describes herself as a "huge flirt".