(If you haven't read Blood Domination, perhaps you should carefully consider before reading the following)
"Rene', what will you do if I kick his ass?" I jerked my head toward Tony.
"Nothing, as long as you do not inflict permanent harm," Rene' smiled slightly. I got up to go after Tony, but Wlodek hauled me back.
"We will not allow a brawl between our two youngest," he declared and settled me back in my seat.
**Note: I always smile when I read through this scene :)