"Of course I thought of such things. They have always existed as concepts. I did not think they were true of the world I lived in, though. Still don't know how much is actually true. I have yet to see much with my own eyes."

As they arrive at the castle/house, Mikael is already about to step in, but the woman closes the door before his nose. He frowns in irritation at this childish behaviour. "Isn't that what you expect me to do?", the man retorts. Honestly, wouldn't turning away at this point be rather rude? Then again, this dream-ghost seems to not have very strict manners herself.