Or: the emails that Paul Serene never sent.
I think a lot about that scene in Quantum Break: Zero State where Paul makes chocolate chip pancakes at the End Of Time. So here's my headcanon on where he learned to do that.
...and their implications.
Three scenes set at different points throughout the trilogy.
Content warnings: references to past transphobia, implied reference to a suicide attempt, very lightly implied reference to self harm.
"Please consider with me: Paul, back from the void, granted form but no memories, newborn as far as the universe is concerned with an infinite sense of loss he can’t explain.”
The universe works in mysterious ways.
21 Sep 2020
"May I ask you a rather personal question?"
Lysithea glances around. The rest of the monastery is just beginning to wake; no one has yet disturbed them here on the cathedral bridge.
"I suppose," she says, leaning closer to him and lowering her voice.
"It's about your crests," Linhardt clarifies. He opens his eyes to look over at her, gaze slow and steady. Lysithea sighs.
"I don't exactly have anything left to hide from you, Linhardt," Lysithea says with a roll of her eyes.
"That's true enough," Linhardt agrees. "I believe I've asked you before, about how it feels to use your crests. I could pretend to be scientific about it, but in truth my curiosity isn't entirely due to my research."
"'Just stay for a few days,' Phoenix pleads. 'You don’t even have to get a hotel or anything, I have a couch you can stay on.'" Edgeworth stays on Phoenix's couch for a few days and there are some unintended consequences.
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16 Dec 2020