Kaede Akamatsu: [speaking] Nothing. No light. No sound. No form. No voice. No knowledge of who I am... Who I am? Who am I? I extend a hand. A hand that belongs to no one. To take hold of my existence -

[cue a graphic of Kaede Akamatsu's face near to the camera]

Kaede Akamatsu: This is me. My name is Kaede Akamatsu. I just remembered who I am.

[the camera slowly focuses out of Kaede and her eyes point inward with confusion]

Kaede Akamatsu: Nice to meet... me. I'm the protagonist of this crazy story.

[cue the introductory Prologue card]