“I work better with Chel.” Lexx stated. He would not negotiate on that. If Chel did not want to be involved, he would not be involved. Lexx could trust her. He wasn’t so sure about her father who had repeatedly dodged making any firm commitments to what he would do. “I want her by my side.”
“Lexx,” Vic said evenly, keeping his eyes fixed on Lexx’s. “My first impulse was to remove Chel entirely from this situation.”