RITSUKO (OFF):“This is Rei Ayanami's renewed card.”
Ritsuko takes out Rei’s card.
Shinji’s arm stops with a jerk.
Kendrix: By now, Shinji has officially become Misato's beer delivery boy. Note how his motion and a good part of the funny mood stop at the mention of Rei's name. It must be weird, to hear someone mention what you've been brooding about all day.