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[x] Focus on what Eirin has to say
“It won't.” You promise and try to clear your mind of the vivid still-lingering images from your dream. It's not nearly as easy as you thought as it would be, but you attempt to concentrate on Eirin's voice.
“Very well. I do not wish to repeat myself too much, so I'll just run you through the abridged version.” Eirin returns to her seat, eying you as she speaks, making sure that you're listening. “The princess and I had a meeting today, during which we discussed some of the preliminary data that I collated last night. While there's no final commitment to any course of action as of yet, there's enough justification to continue preparations for most eventualities.”
You feel that there's a strange emphasis on the word 'most'. There's no change in her body language, so you almost immediately shrug it off as a misinterpretation on your part. You've shut out some of the external world by focusing solely on her. So it wouldn't be a surprise if you started overcompensating for the sensory shift by creating false stimuli. That's a strange thought to have, now that you think about it...
“...that much is clear.” Crap, you lost focus there again momentarily. Luckily, Eirin didn't notice this time. “She apparently wants to speak to you after this as well.” There's a tone of amusement in her words. “For your sake, I do hope it's constructive.” She reverts to a more business-like voice, “There are some things that I should give to you now however.”
“Yes. Hopefully you'll abstain from daydreaming long enough to listen to why we're giving these things to you.” There's a smirk on her face as she reaches into her desk and produces two objects. “The first,” She holds up a small box as big as one of her fingers in the palm of her hand, “is connected to the internal security grid here. Press the button, and we'll be alerted that something is wrong.”
“So it's an alarm?” You receive the first item from her.
“Basically. It's only for the remote possibility that you spot something dangerous or out of the ordinary that the other residents have missed. The chances that myself, Udonge, or anyone else might not catch something before you do are astronomically low. But the princess suggested that we be thorough, so I am complying with her wishes.”
She then reveals the second item, a flat metallic discus even smaller than the box.
“You may recognize this device from when I last showed it to you.”
“You said that it was an energy converter of sort, right?”
“Ah, so my explanations aren't completely wasted on you.” She smiles with no hint of sarcasm on her face. “I'm glad. You're correct that it's an energy converter. More specifically, it uses ambient energy, mostly in the form of heat, and changes it into something a little more useful. If there is any electrical device you need momentarily powered, this would be an adequate temporary source. Of course, the device has other uses, but I predict that you will never use this function, let alone need others.”
“Wouldn't it be best if I knew all the applications, just in case?”
“I'd humor you, but really, unless you're going to design a projectile deflecting system on the fly, there's nothing else I have to say about it. This was the princess' idea, so ask her why she wanted you to carry it.”
“Is that it?”
“Yes. That would be it. At least as far as the allocation of items go.”
“Then there's something else?”
“Yes. As you may have noticed, there's a need to keep the new arrival under watch around the clock. As of now, it's being nominally taken care of by Udonge and a rotating shift of rabbits.” You nod. “I trust Udonge with this, and believe that she's able to keep adequate watch. However, I think that until that we can ascertain the nature of all the missing values in this equation we shouldn't be lax. I need people with more understanding of the situation to keep track of the situation. And since Udonge can only be expected to work for a certain amount of hours, I would like you to help out.”
“In keeping watch?”
“Yes, take up a several-hour shift and see that nothing odd goes on.”
“I don't think I'm the best person for the job.” You level with her. “I can keep watch alright, but in case something goes on I wouldn't know how to react. It's not like I have any special skills in restraining people or anything like that.”
“I don't expect you to. There's always a chance that some altercation might occur. Even with Udongein. No one is perfect. What's expected of you is to alert the rest of us to any developments. That's it.”
“...I guess I could do that.”
“Sort out the details with Udonge later.”
After that, she urges you to leave the clinic, claiming that she still has an eternity's worth of work to do, and only so much time. That suits you fine, having purged your mind of all thoughts regarding Eirin and her unbraided hair and long, flowing robes, well, almost all thoughts concerning those, you are eager to go and meet with Kaguya.
You knock on her door and step on inside without waiting for a reply.
That probably wasn't the best of ideas you've ever had.
You catch Kaguya fastening her dress, doing up her last few buttons.
“Oh, sorry, I didn't mean to, uh, walk in on you.”
“Always wait for a reply, you idiot.” Kaguya reprimands you but doesn't look very upset. Probably because there was no way you could have seen anything. “It's not proper for you to just barge into my room however you please.”
“I won't repeat the same mistake in the future.” You apologize again, but with a stupid smile on your face. You don't quite understand why you're smiling, it just feels right.
“Right. Whatever. So are you done with Eirin?”
Kaguya takes a seat in her usual place, inviting you to sit opposite her just as always. “Tea?” She offers you some from the pot that she always has lying around.
“No, it's alright.”
“Alright.” She doesn't pour any for herself either.
“So did Eirin give you the things I asked her to.”
“An alarm trigger and a energy thing. Sure.”
“Right, that's sorted out then.”
“...sorted out? I'm not quite sure why I need them. Eirin seemed to also think the same thing.”
“Did she now?” She sighs. “Look, it's just to make your life here easier. Better safe than sorry, you know.”
“So, it's really a 'just because' measure. Not because you envision me actually using these for a very specific purpose?”
“That's right. There's no master plan. I just thought that these things could be useful in a pinch. So I gave them to you. Nothing more, nothing less.”
“I'll keep them on me then.”
“That would be the idea.”
While it's not really awkwardness, in the sense that you feel uncomfortable, you don't really know what to say now. Asking Kaguya about what's going on seems like a no-brainier, but somehow, you don't want to bring it up if she doesn't first. Otherwise it feels like you're pressuring her. That's the reason you haven't asked when you've had the chance, like last night.
Still, you make a promise to yourself that you won't leave this room before she tells you what's up. Whether you force it out of her or she seizes the initiative is up to her.
 Ask Kaguya directly about what's going on
 Inquire about what she thinks about the new moon rabbit
 Talk to her about that dream you had