plan. She had a point regardless of the timeframe or threats involved however and he already knew it before she approached him. He was just biding his time. It was good that she didn’t wait too long in a way, it forced it out into the open.
But the from now on part was worrying, he’d need to park his concern and move on though. The present moment was way too intense to drift into his thoughts, and he needed to get them onside for the war that was about to come. They didn’t know yet, but they were about to get as uncomfortable with life as he felt right now.
He looks at the others again and they look as if they would be ok with seeing his face. These were not bad people, a bit strange, a bit naïve, maybe even a bit annoying, but not bad.