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the armory," Lord Asriel said shortly, and turned away to talk quietly with the angel.
Mrs. Coulter said to Lord Roke, "My lord, are your spies always sent out in pairs?"
"Why do you ask?"
"Simple curiosity. My your daemon? Did you expect us to concede the advantage?" he said, and his haughty stare, brilliantly clear even in the soft light of the crystals, dared her to ask more.
She looked down modestly and said nothing.
Several minutes went past, and Mrs. Coulter felt the train taking them downward, even daemon and I found ourselves at a stalemate when we met them recently in that cave, and I was intrigued to see how well they fought.""Why intrigued? Did you not expect people of our size to be good fighters?"She looked at him coolly, aware of the ferocity of his pride."No," she said. "I thought we would beat you easily, and you very nearly beat us. I'm happy to admit my mistake. But do you always fight in pairs?""You are a pair, are you not, you and