1810 England, the height of the Napoleonic wars. It was thought that humans walked the path of enlightenment leaving monsters and dark things behind. However, those monsters and night stalkers merely hide in the darkness, as a young maid, Bernadette, soon finds out.
It seems they know each other quite well, doesn't it?
"Why? Maybe it's boredom." he said.
I had a particular music in mind for this encounter. If you want to hear it, go to youtube and search "Xenosaga Albedo theme". It should be the first result.