He loves you too, Elphie. He says it's not the same, and... maybe it's not. Maybe it is. I don't... think I care. I.
After everything that happened, with the Wizard and the politics and all of the hate. I don't... want to be more of that. I care about you too, Elphie. And I want to help, now. I'm not going to say that everything's okay, and it doesn't hurt, but I want to make it better, and pouting isn't going to do that.