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Still a fool, and still seeking the trappings of mortals. Yes, I speak to you with arrogance. I see you before me and I laugh. You're pathetic!
But it matters not what I think. It only matters what those willing to deal with you thinks! And in this case, against my better judgment, those with some portion of power feel you deserve more.
Ah, you do seek something more... substantial. I can help you if you truly are prepared.
It's a welcome change to see one of our kind seeking more power in forms other than just knowledge.
So, do you feel you're ready, <name>?