It had been two years since the fall of New Equestria. As far as any pony knew, Torchwood had fallen out of existence. Not a single soul spoke of the brave ponies who sacrificed themselves to save innocent lives that unforgettable day, and not a single pony knew that it had ever happened. The survivors had all been retconned, so that they lived in ignorance. Iris, Spade and Nightingale went into hiding for the most part. They still kept in contact, but only every so often. They would never forget about the things that had happened to them, but they would keep their lives with Torchwood a secret from the rest.
It was a beautiful day in May. Spade and Iris had been dating since the incident, and today they were getting married. Iris's family, which had been natives of Equestria, attended the wedding. Spade's family was long gone, so he did not invite anyone. Well, except for Nightingale, but she would have come regardless of invitation. She brought her child along with her, a re