"I can tell," she didn't initiate contact instead looking to her daughter when she approached. She smiled to the girl as Ella asked if Padraig was sad and when Clio nodded Ella picked up her toy and handed it to Padraig. To a two year old's mind, that would solve everything.
It made Clio smile, even if little Ella did didn't make her smile, especially when the little girl went to hug Padraig's leg as well. "I think she wants to help too. And I'm here to listen."