But like is nobody talking about how Victor Nikiforov canonically has TERRIBLE memory? He forgot who Chris was and even forgot the pact he made with Yurio, but he REMEMBERS THE SHY QUIET JAPANESE SKATER WHO WAS THE LIFE OF THE PARTY A FULL YEAR AGO. Yuuri Katsuki INGRAINED himself into Victor’s mind and Victor is baffled at how such a monumental moment, such an unforgettable moment for himself could be forgotten by Yuuri.