Yeah, I've come to understand that Bella is a completely pointless character. Read the wiki about the author, and you'll understand why.
The Oatmeal said it perfectly. She is less like a character and more like something the female reader can put on and fantasize....
Voice of joy and sunshine
26th May 2003
My sister had the film... it's... ugg. Like a self-abuse fantasy. Bella, the girl for every boy who dreams of the one girl to fix them and stakes everything on them.