"Friendly with a steely edge. The suggestion is not overt, neither is it straightforward. The inherent inviting quality of the familiar and nostalgic (which is overt) nudged out of normal parameters by a queer underplayed threat. Nothing happens because nothing happens but something would if something did. Something clearly has but when and why aren't needed.
The setting is less cryptic, seen with eyes, then hands. If I had a room it would look one way if this character had a room it would look another"