[there's a quiet flipping of pages for a good long while before the journal picks up any other sound. it's a soft hum when it finally comes, thoughtful and low. definitely not the voice of a gender-ambiguous little 13-year-old kid anymore.]
It looks like no time passed here. Is that right? God, it's but been forever.
I think I actually missed this place.
...Hiccup, Chibiusa. You guys still here? Kanda, Ashelia? [pause] Steve?