The real Ariane decided to provide us with her point of what exactly happened between her running into Brian, taking him to the Yuggoth Ice cream Parlor (the only metal ice cream parlor in Homestead and possibly the world.) and Brian telling Rowan and Tara all about it.

The real Ariane takes Brian to the Yuggoth Ice cream parlor.
Ariane Elder and Brian have ice-cream together.The original versions can be seen here, and here over at Ariane’s Deviantart page, Steampunk Gorgon. (Use caution though, like Ariane herself a lot of it’s not safe for work.)