"No, she's quite alone," he explained, glad that she seemed to understand the magic explanation more than the space one. It helped, they could talk in those terms and it would make explaining things a little easier. "She said that she's been alone for... I think it was about six years. She's ten years old, and doesn't seem to age," he added.
He nodded along with her explanation of the magic book - and he was surprised to find that he found this entirely plausible now. A few weeks ago he'd have thought she was utterly crazy. "It must be quite similar magic," he decided.
Adam... Adam... he was sure that there was an Adam in the phone contact list. He remembered it because it was near the top of the list and just a first name. Most people had both.
"Perhaps.." he agreed. He pulled out the phone, holding it out to show her the screen. "I don't know if you have these in your world? It's a way of communicating with everyone on the station. Here is a list of their names... and yes, there is an Adam. It might not be your Adam, but we can ask him."