The girl began seeking to unravel the complex language that these shells spoke. She believed the study of these creatures held the key to unlocking certain mysteries buried deep in her world.
Before long others began to see the importance in her work.
They erected towers to aide in her endeavor, monuments to her undertaking. They allowed her to see deeper into the tapestry of time, and hear clearer through the chasm of ages. They helped her collect the knowledge that she sought, and stored those secrets safely under the sea.
And so it was that this place between places, housing a relic of no name, carved out its own corner in this vast and desolate world.