"I don'y think that there's anything wrong with you really. Sure you have a few physical differences from normal people, but I have a few mental differences from normal people and there's nothing wrong with me. You just need to learn to find more people that are capable of understanding that people can be different." Rick felt sorry for Eris's low confidence, but he was sure that the longer they adventured together, the better she would get as time went on.
As they talked, they began to make pace and were coming close to the end of Rustboro's destroyed home and getting closer to the destroyed tunnel. Which meant wild Pokemon would be coming out soon enough.