"Uh oh, uh oh. Oh and paint me a rainbow, I'll shine down on my mother. I know I'm safe with you when ya stand under my colors. Oh well, life ain't always whatcha thinks its gonna be. Ain't even gray but she buried her baby....." Yeah, I know every word, sad but true :)
A lot of people see them as the antagonists of the Hunger Games, but they are just another pair of deaths on the Capitol's hands. They were brainwashed. Katniss and Peeta weren't the only ones given hope they could stay together when the rules changed.