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"Well... I bet you'll fall for blondie!" he snapped
"No need to get defensive just because I pointed out that you want the black-haired girl," Loren says, chuckling.
Niko growled low in his throat
Loren rolls his eyes. "Really, you need to relax."
Niko sighed and closed his eyes "Does it make you mad when you think of what he will do to them?"
"It does, but if we break... Can you imagine how the girls would react if we kept worrying? That would make them more nervous than they already are," Loren says, sighing. "We can't have them panicking."
He nodded "Yeah... Do you think he'll make them cast the spell?" Niko asked softly,
"No... He might not if we can convince him... But they would still be stuck here," Loren says quietly.
Niko sighed softly
"It's not fair to them..." Loren shakes his head. "The only thing that could work would be to marry the girls, but I don't want to decide their fates for them..."
"We could run it by them I suppose." he said softly
"King Jaime wouldn't take them if they were married... Right?" Loren asks worriedly, chewing on his lip.
He shrugged weakly "I know not."
Loren sighs, rubbing his temples. "I almost wonder if we wouldn't have done better to not force them to come..."