- The door swung open before I could bring my hand up to knock, and I figured the guards had already signaled him.
- Gregorio Fanelli looked up at me warily. Rightfully so. The last time I was here, I tendered my marriage proposal for Giselle, but he knew we could never have a father- and son-in-law relationship. We never got along in the past, and the difference in our views played a part in that.