Early in the Chunin Exams, Temari blushes and thinks Sasuke was handsome upon seeing him for the first time.
When Sasuke rebuffs Gaara's attempt to convince him to forget about his quest for vengeance, Temari tells her brother that trying to save Sasuke was a lost cause. She then attacks Sasuke with the rest of the guards, but he escapes them.
She afterword expresses her personal sadness that Sasuke had fallen so deep into darkness.
- Temari's first impression of Sasuke was that he was handsome.
Among the Fans
SasuTema is not known well in the fandom. The two characters might be shipped for their similar past, their exterior looks and how they look together.
- Sasuke and Temari's voice actors, Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Platt, are married in real life.