As the ship returned to realspace, the place they found themselves in was... right outside the massive wall of black fog, surrounding the core.
It was... different. It moved, something seemed to stir deep inside...
However, apparently, that was not what they were here for.
Halcyon rose from the couch as the shard lifted from his hand pointing... to their side, ratehr than towards the core, not that Halcyon even knew they were at the core, given the room had no windows.
"We're there, aren't we?"
Was the only thing he noted.
A few quick course correction later something odd happened, or rather, came into sight.
It was not as if it 'appeared' out of nowhere, more as... it shifted into sight from a corner around reality, the feeling was... weird.
Standing infront of the ship, was a shimmering gate, colourless, neither black nor white, as if it concept inside, the edges, burning in rainbow colours at the corners of their eyes.
They were indeed, there.
For a brief moment, Mainframe felt as if she had picked up a audio anomaly, like a distant malicious giggle, by the way Halcyon began turning his had, he had heard it too.
"It is time, no going back now."
He said that, although within he had known that a long time ago, there had never been a 'going back' not since his wish to the Herald.