"...oh," Michelle said. That took the wind out of her sails. Sounded like Lance did have some knowledge of alien--but earthlike--worlds. She still wasn't sure if he'd ever visited one, but if he knew they existed, that was all that really mattered.
"Well, I guess we'll just have to wait for nightfall and have a look at the constellations."
She'd know even if they were in the southern hemisphere. Caerdwyn, one of the teachers Amanda had paired her with, had made sure Michelle knew the night skies everywhere on earth so she could always find her way no matter where she wandered.