Ave sat alone at home. She knew about the villian army coming, so she continued to hone her powers. She lit up her lighter and began to play around with the fire, hoping to learn it properly. She had been working for weeks to get the wind to make her fly, and she continued this night. She got off the floor a little bit, but still no flight. Board after practicing, she went off more to explore the city, perhaps getting some spying done.
"A few times in my life I've had moments of absolute clarity. When for a few brief seconds, the silence drowns out the noise and I can feel rather than think, and things seem so sharp and the world seems so fresh. I can never make these moments last. I cling to them, but like everything, they fade. I've lived my life on these moments. They pull me back to the present and I realize that everything is exactly the way it was meant to be."