"Thank you", Kitsune says to big Tom, "Would it be possible to go now? I fear I am still in great danger. I have to get out of this city as soon as possible." She pauses momentarily, her eyes narrowing suddenly, then she asks "Oh, and do you have a hammer I could use?"

To Sebastian, Kitsune says, "I think Annie is the only one I trust to guide me through the Hedge and to safety. I apologize, but right now, I don't know how much I can even trust you four. I must go, and I must go very very soon."