Vincent and (Hope) are introduced as children and they make the grave error of not having a clear wish. Vincent's being I wish my dreams become reality and (Hope's) is I want to relive this night. causing the unforeseen outcome for this duo.
Vincent is reintroduced but much older then what you saw in the previous panel he wakes up in a cold sweat wondering who he was with in the dream but then realizes he is late to work.
Vincent is at work writing his next script and then starts to have thoughts about the night priors dream.