Compartmentalization(n)- a subconscious psychological defense mechanism used to avoid cognitive dissonance, or the mental discomfort and anxiety caused by a person having conflicting values, cognitions, emotions, beliefs, etc. within themselves. A gift to my oldest ship, my first ship. My first passion, really. I won't forget Them. Set after Yamatai, with an epilogue after Shadow.
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