This is supposed to be a more positive metaphor for meeting the muse. A more nasty and negative variant pops up in the next issue.
She came from Planet Claire, in an obvious in-joke, this is the first appearance of the Claireans, a Hampion political satellite and ally. They hadn’t existed earlier in the Captain Saucer version of this continuity.
If I knew pacing better back then this would have been an even numbered page.