Page 2 sees THE PILOT getting upset with VINCE and NAOMI
"TIGHT SQUEEZE, TORRES..." I'm assume THE PILOT means that the exit of the portal was smaller because of energy demands.
I still think in THE PILOT's future language is restricted, like Newspeak.
THE PILOT is trying to protect NAOMI and VINCE.
It's not a happy outcome to be partially merged with the vessel: