Peridot is fascinated by Steven, a human-gem hybrid. Even just the concept is incredible to her! And that such a being could exist, let alone function is simply mind blowing! After triumphantly standing up to her home world to protect the planet she has come to love, she build strong personal bonds with each of the crystal gems. Her connection with Steven is unique though, he is different to the other gems. He is special, even though she doesn't like to admit that.