Gabriel returned to the study of the Immortals stronghold.
Deidre crossed to him, unafraid of the creature whose appearance often made grown Immortals quake and grovel.
"Clear!" one of the Immortals shouted from the far end.
The mating bond of the Immortals and deities and the blood bond of the demons were the two oldest bonds, unbreakable under the Immortal Code and from the laws older than the Code.
She hadn't outsmarted generations of deities and Immortals while laden with emotions, but she had still done it.