Sorry for two pages of recap. Here, have a Tedd-Sarah-Grace pile.
"Hey wait, doesn't this logically mean they have to tell the smoke wizard story again? Why didn't they wait until Elliot showed up?"
Besides, people totally share stories before it's most logical to do so, so I claim realism, imagined nitpickers!
On story telling redundancy, I mean. Not on the tackle hug. I'm not sure how that even worked.