“I’m here to retrieve my sister,” she told him.
“By yourself?” At her nod he continued. “You have no escort? No protector? Where is the male responsible for you?”
She blinked once then waited for him to correct himself. When she figured he was serious, she rolled her eyes. “Oh my Lord, I’ve died and woken in a historical romance novel.”
“Clearly much has changed since I last observed your world.”
Clearly. And she’d be educating him promptly.