I wake to... Nothing. I don't know where the hell I am, or how I got here. I'm pretty sure I know who I am, because I've always been pretty sure of that. Where, when, and how though, are total mysteries to me. I mean, the last thing I remember is... Oh. Yeah. That's right. I died. Died saving the one I love, and the ultimate cosmic joke of it? She was so busy crying over me as I died that she got stabbed through the back herself just before I slipped away. So then why the hell am I alive now?
Pain lances into my head for a second, and then goes. I hear a voice, low and smooth, speaking to me. "Find the one called Kozue Tiffany. She will be there in a year's time. Protect her, and the others who appear. Her most of all though, for she will be very important..." I take my hands from my face, and look at the palms, wondering what all that was about.
"Okay then Sora. You're alive again. So find out where you are." I smile at the irony that I'm talking to myself here, and get