By the time Advent Children begins, Cloud had already given up his life as a mercenary and worked as a courier for the “Strife Delivery Service”. He lives in the City of Edge with Tifa, Marlene, and Denzel. It was peaceful until Kadaj, Loz, and Yazoo decided to confront him and threaten the children.
Pretty! Though I’m wondering what those black feathers are doing in his hair. And isn’t that snow out? Wouldn’t it be cold in that outfit?
EDIT: Thanks to anon for linking me to Yuzuko Toki's Deviant Art!
EDIT2: Thanks to anon for linking her Cure Cos Page and for letting me know the Deviant Art Page was a fake.