Well, this is awkward, if you're reading this, you have died in this 'verse. Please turn off your sanity (or just leave it at the door like everyone else).
Want to know who is who OR figure it out?
I will leave this thread not-omniscient for a while.
... A red bird of my desire came and sat upon my shoulder, and I wrote a note and tied it to its leg and sent it off into the west. It said, "I'll be back," and it was signed by me.
... I saw my earlier selves as different people, acquaintances I had outgrown. I wondered how I could ever have been some of them.
... *shrug* Good-bye and hello, as always.
Spoiler for The three laws of the ol' faithful goodie killer