"Today." Nelo said quietly as he watched the car pass another traffic light. He was up somewhere high, where he could see everything. He clutched his supply bag tightly. It was the day her powers would be awakened, but he had no idea how, and he was aware magic couldn't heal all wounds. He'd seen it before, guardians coming back carrying young men and women with cuts, bruises, burns. Scarred forever. Proof of the awakening they told him. But he usually just made a face and stayed silent. He couldn't let that happen to her. Back in the other world, he just thought it was best to be prepared for the worst. He watched as the car took a turn at yet another light. And continued to drive down the road. Anticipation was building in his stomach. It was like watching a thriller movie, only worse. He'd worked hard to keep her safe all this time, and it was likely that he would probably try to jump in to prevent the accident, even though he was told the outcome would remain the same. He was only supposed to appear when she was in immediate danger, but today was an exception. He wanted to be there from the very begining to the very end. He became restless and got up from his crouched position to slowly pace back and forth, his hand on his forehead. Maybe if he could be with her for a little while before the accident happened, he'd feel a little more relieved. "Hm?" He got an idea. Throwing his bag over his shoulder, he dissolved into the shadows, appearing in the backseat of the car with her. 'This should be alright,' He thought, 'I'm just watching.. up close.' He wouldn't be seen by anyone but the girl, anyways-and even she had to wait until she could use her powers. He stared contently at her, then on the road. 'When, when.."