Once they were seated, he sat close to Helen, but not too close that she might be uncfortable. "She's also extremely stubborn." He watched happily as she played, but Menelaus knew that she was quickly getting older and going into a stage where she needed a female figure in her life. "She asks about her mother more now..." He rubbed his brow, having had a similar circumstance when Helen had left him. Their daughter had been older though, but just as confused about what happened. Now he was faced with the same situation, and he couldn't help but feel dejavu now that Helen had also stepped back into his life.