You are a superhero whose ability subconsciously freezes time whenever someone nearby is in mortal danger. Usually it's obvious who's in trouble and you can save them quickly, but not this time- it's been 10 years.
"You need to feed my cat twice a day, you hear me. And none of that fake food crap, either. I mean like actual soft food. Oh, also, there's this really important USB drive in my left boot that will really help you on your quest.