Kechika is not used to people touching her feathers.

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Kechika: What you saw is also me, though I can no longer control it. I gave that up long ago. I did not want to bear the weight of another tragedy.

Kechika: But I was wrong. While the curse kills the greedy, others are just caught in the trap.

Kiro: Don’t worry! You said we can fix this together, right?

Kechika: That was not a promise. It is not likely you will survive.

Kiro: Then I’ve got nothing to lose from trying.

Kechika: You’d really rather throw yourself at a hopeless situation than enjoy your last days?

Kiro: You’re just messing with me, aren’t you?