Sounds like a situation for a prologue, right?
Alas, I've read one two many people reporting they never read prologues. And there are indeed significant events in it. The girl announces that she has a secret, it comes up that giving her the second sight is not something they would do for everyone, she gets ushered off into the land of Faerie. . . .
thus far I think it's chapter 1 and chapter 2 begins with
Ten years later