Xander didn't confirm the words, leery of anyone who understood the power of the gem at his neck.
He couldn't risk alienating the woman in his bed, partly because she was still too delicate, too new to his world to take the next step and partly because he was still leery of the powers of an Oracle.
He roused himself, leery of becoming too comfortable in the home of his enemies.
Yully struggled to control the energies into her body, still leery of the invaders.
She dismounted and led her horse toward the small group, edgy and leery of the battle going on around her.
Rhyn met his gaze, leery as Kiki turned, considering.
Leery of the change in her, Brady tucked the two away and crossed to the kitchen.
Rissa twisted, leery of her second.
Leery of the madman's summons, he followed the page to the round chamber.