“You’re the last person I expected to start an orphanage.”

“Had to get away from those two lovebirds somehow.”

“Heh, touché. So, why the surprise to see me?”

“I thought you went looking for Schala.”

“That was just a convenient excuse to leave. I threw away my only chance of saving her for pointless revenge.”

“But—Marle’s pendant—”

“Some villager found it washed up on the beach and gave it to the elder a couple of years after Zeal fell.”

“Oh. I’m sorry.”

“Don’t be.”

La Mi Re So Mi Ti Do~

“Something wrong, Magus?”

“Must have been my imagination.”