Rick took her free hand and held them close between themselves. "You are a wonderful person, no matter how you end up at the end of our adventure. And even if you never become a normal person y the end of our adventure, I promise to always be there for you, should you need me."
Sentiments aside, it seemed their little touching moment would have to pass when a few large stones were hurled at them. Carol had wandered off in search of Wild Pokemon at the time, which was probably for the best anyway, since they probably didn't want prying eyes on them right now.