Finally, Lydia said, "I told your wife I was going to ask you," then added, "I really underestimated that woman."
And," he added, "we underestimated you—he'd changed names so much we didn't think you'd ever find him."
While the political element in the development of the Hanseatic League must not be underestimated, it was not so formative as the economic. The foundation was laid for the growth of German towns along the southern shore of the Baltic by the great movement of German colonization of Slavic territory east of the Elbe.
Ne'Rin underestimated her if he thought she wouldn't be able to figure this much out!