Natani: I always assumed it was all Zen. That being myself might have me go back to… you know.
Young Natani: Yes. And I think that fear is what’s kept you trapped here. You don’t need Zen to make you who you are.
Young Natani: That’s not to say what you experienced with Zen was not real. The link will always be a part of us. And the damage to our mind, likewise, will never be completely healed. But the choices you made and how you chose to act on it… that was you.
Young Natani: I just hoped to remind you of that. Where you came from, and… …how to stand up on your own again.
Natani: I… I get it. I’m still not sure how I feel about you. But… you are a part of me. And you’re right. I need to start relying on myself.
Young Natani: I’m glad. Because this is the way it should be.
Young Natani: …and because if we don’t, I suspect we’ll end up burning to death pretty soon.
Natani: (thoughts) Wait, what?
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