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[x] Drop by to talk to Kaguya
A moment's pause to think the options over and a short walk later and you're in front of Kaguya's room. The door's ajar. Sounds of movement come from within. It's a safe bet to say that Kaguya is up. You knock, and step inside.
“Yes, yes. Come in.” Kaguya beckons you in.
Inside is a bit of an odd sight. Well, it's odd to you since you're used to seeing Kaguya sitting, sipping tea leisurely. She's... pacing around. Hand behind her back, eyes on the floor, walking several paces, turning around, and repeating. She doesn't stop in order to address you, just turning her head a bit in your general direction.
“Ah yes, Shirou! Good to see you! Nice to see you so early. A bit too early maybe? What is it? Like six? If that? Man, that's really early. I usually get up much later. But then again, considering the circumstances, it might be 'late'.” She assaults you with a barrage of words that have you reeling to understand everything. “So yeah, sit, or stand, or walk. It doesn't matter! Did I say how nice it was to see you? I've been wanting to. But you weren't here. So I waited. And waited. And waited. And waited. And waited. And..” She stops dead in her tracks,. “...what was I talking about again?”
“How nice it was to see me?” You get the feeling that if left alone, she'll enter a loop so you try to seize the initiative, “But that doesn't matter. I heard that you wanted to talk to me?”
“Ah yes, talk. Conversation. Dialog. The exchange of ideas. Say, have you ever thought of just how weird the word 'dialog' is?” She moves her hands to just in front of her face, checking some unseen detail out, “I mean, it's like di-a-log, almost like a log of something. But then that's something in the past and not in the present. Which we're supposed to be using. Like now. Yeah. Not before. Not what has happened. Now.” She starts to pace around, perhaps maybe a bit faster than before.
“I'm really not following you here. What is it that you want from me?”
“Not following? Oooh, that's a bad thing. And not good. Definitely not good. You need to follow in order for us to have a die-ah-log. It's essential. If there's anything that Eirin taught me, it's that we need to be able to express what we want in a civil and constructive manner. If not, it's chaos. Anarchy. And those aren't good. Not at all. People get hurt. And that's a bad thing. A terrible thing.”
“Okay, maybe that's was a bad question to ask.” Her fast-talking, all-over-the-place subject matter perplexes you to no end. “What's up with you? Why are you behaving like this?”
“Like what?” She starts swinging her arms quickly, like two swinging vines.
“Hyper?! Me?” Her face goes through a whole gamut of expressions. A frown, self-absorbed thinking, a shy smile, stoic determination, and back to normal.
“Agitated then? You seem to be a bit wound up.”
“Oh that. I thought it was barely noticeable.” She stops and shrugs her shoulders, before going back to her accelerated pacing. “I haven't slept. Since I wanted to talk to you. Not that I would have been able to anyways. But that's a whole 'nother set of issues. So I asked Eirin for an energy drink – caffeine or something. That rabbit, whatshername, argh, can't remember...”
“It's okay, go on. What happened?” It was probably Reisen anyways. It's just painful to watch her try to pick her brain like this.
“So yes.” She bends down quickly. For a moment you thought she had collapsed. But she gets back up, holding a small unmarked brown can – some sort of soda? “Energy get!” She shows you the v-sign with one hand while showing off the can in the other.
“Uh... I see.” You don't. You have no idea what the hell it is that she drank. Honestly, given the effects, it doesn't seem like it's very healthy. “So, could you maybe tell me why go through all of this? Why did you want to talk to me?”
“Right. I'm getting distracted.” She settles down. Or maybe her gas tank is nearing empty? In any case, she sits down and invites you to do the same. “So... I wanted to talk to you about...”
“...something. It was important... to me.” Her attitude is a complete reversal from before. She now looks like she could collapse into a deep slumber at any moment. Heck, her eyelids seem to have decided to close, whether she wants to or not. You can see her trying to make an effort to keep her eyes open. “You...staying...here and...in the...future...”
“Yes? What about it?” You try to get more out of her, but it's not good. She's fallen asleep sitting. Just like that.
You try to wake her, honest to god that you try. Calling her name, gently shaking, you get nothing in return. And you're not about to do anything drastic either. As much as it looked like she wanted to talk to you, you don't think she'd appreciate her if you woke her from what can only be described as a coma-like slumber. Puts you in a spot though. You're late. Late to class. Not by that much, but you've definitely shirked your duty. You're basically damned if you do or damned if you don't. Might as well make the most of it.
 Hang around, waiting for Kaguya to wake
 Go to school anyways
 Back to the Marisa's
First choice implies maybe deciding to do something else at Eientei while you're there, btw. Not necesarily staring absentmindedly at the sleeping princess (of course, there's no real problem with doing just that).
Hey, real life has no clear indications on what is the ideal to do next. And for the most part, no choice has been useless. Even if you don't find anyone you almost always get some clue or meet someone else. Whether or not you make use of those leads is another point. And I've given more than enough hints and even intervened in an attempt to set your priorities straight. Hell, I've given credit to creative solutions to problems and good logic. Even if they weren't necesarily the things that I had envisioned as posibilities. If anything you've had plenty of navigational tools.
Oh and if you read carefully, you'll notice that the passage of time is marked. In fact, perhaps you may want to read a bit more carefully in general given certain gaps in your knowledge. When you left Eientei it was just before noon, arrived a while later, talked a bit with Alice, and then spent most of the afternoon doing nothing (after sex). And that has its own reasoning. Normal dialog takes considerably less time. It was relatively early at night (as in before 11) but still dark when you went to bed. As in with most of the stories here, time passes by quickly, in order to avoid getting bogged down in any particular day, important scenes notwithstanding. You'll get choices and dialog when it's pertinent.
Also there's some of this. The spreading yourself a bit too thinly. But I've gone over it in more detail in the past, and don't feel like repeating myself.
And don't beat yourself up that much for the whole "Finding Kaguya" fiasco. While it might have potentially changed the story (by changing the route) if anon had consciously decided to go for Kaguya after spending more time with her, that event in itself wasn't really a major factor. More of like the small bits adding up to an irregular mess.
Also, I bet that this update is shorter than what you expected? I guess I'm sorry for that.