- "We fought for him and his Brothers last night," Aryn said proudly. "We chose family over the camp and stood watch for a time while they slept. Arnold's family also took a turn. The other men told us we were wrong. They want us to hate Damien and his Brothers. We disagreed with them."
- "Fighting is wrong, violence is wrong," I said, jolted, remembering what Hassar and Reed had told Damien.
- "The men that attacked us were sanctioned," Aryn said simply. "We won't let them harm our family or friends, though."