...Did Silvia ever introduce herself? Because something seems to be up with Celebi, and I would have thought he would know her name by now...
(I can't figure out if the Bruxish is possessed or simply bait. Time will tell...)
Besides not knowing, not using the real name can also mean two things: respect or distance. Most of the time it isn't clear which one is the case, so I leave it up to people to interpret it : D
Usually when one needs a beta reader, you'd want somebody you're on good terms with that is familiar with American English and can trust to not spoil anybody as to what's coming up.
The thing is though if you recruit a beta reader, you need to get a buffer of comics made in advance. ^.^;;