Opening the hatch.

Cohen: (mystery text)

Cybele: OH! Oh gosh. There sure are a lot of these. Didn’t see that coming. Eep.

Bennett: It’s okay! Don’t be scared!

And switch out of that form for now. It’s creeping me out.

Better?

Cybele: Uh-huh?

Bennett: Good! And, hey, as long as we’re talking feelings . . .

You have done an amazing job at everything I’ve asked you to do. Also, at thinking of important things that I neglected to ask you to do.

Cybele: You really think so?

Bennett: Yes, really! I’m not going to be able to do this without you, so don’t ever change, okay?

Back in the lobby.

Bennett (thinking): Don’t look suspicious. Don’t look suspicious . . .