He shook his head, "no gods. Just mortals. Gangs who do not like how much power I've seized in such a small amount of time. Gods do not care what happens in this part of town." It was a bit sad, in it's own way. But he'd turned it to his advantage.
He crossed his arms to have some distance and so he wouldn't touch her. "Hardly. I saw you." He wasn't sure how to react or how to be. He wasn't used to being off guard.