She walks into the storeroom to see this and the next chapter is his POV explaining to the reader that sometimes he just can't control where he lands when traveling in time/space. Write for them to be friends
whiskeydrinking-operating: “ This is Chester. When I was in Afghanistan I got a care package from one of those “Adopt a Soldier” programs that lets families send care packages to service men and women who are deployed overseas. Anyway, I got this.