Almost done with the chapter. Next page will be the end of the monologue, and the beginning of the wrap-up for next chapter.
1. Jay's "punk phase" FTW
2. Nostalgia + pre-adolescent awkwardness = haven for cuteness. We trust you to keep it tolerable, though.
@Le9: 1. Lol (Honestly, we'll probably be speaking of it again >_>...)
2. Most certainly, thanks. But, starting next chapter, there's gonna be a decided shift towards "(comically) depressing" as the dominant mood, so cute balancing is going to be less of an issue. More details when this one's over.