Yeah. Permanently fused. I used to think it was a curse, and I never did get a chance to ask them why they did it. [ His second-biggest regret. ] But I was like that for as long as I can remember after that, so several years.
[ Awkward pause. ] Not that they knew. Back then, it was only a few months. [ Scratching his head again. ] It's kind of hard to explain.