“She looks around for a moment, taking you all in, well you all don’t seem like you’re up to no good, and you’ve come dressed for just about anything, so you have that going for you.”
She seems to be considering something in the brief pause.
Stern, her demeanor is reserved, mater of fact, aloof, but beneath this you sense she is interested, concerned, and also playful.
“I can tell you all about those things, but first, how long have you been here, and has anyone else seen you? You’re not going to be safe here once word gets out. I think it might be better if we step through this wall into the garden so you’re not just standing on main street if you take my meaning, but we can stay here if you’d like.”