Margaret had spent her life on a the island surrounded by family. It was difficult for her to image a family not seeing each other, or at least communicating with one another, for long.
"Only a little. We'll have to fix that. I need to get in touch with her in this time too." She'd been in this time and on the station long enough that she knew she had to start thinking of it as a home. "We should have a proper family get-together with everyone."