Pierce shook his head. "You're not different, Olivia," he said firmly. "You're a lovely young lady and he should feel lucky to have a sister like you. The fact that he's a complete asshole to you really bothers me." That was an understatement. Casper needed to grow the fuck up, and stat. "It's not okay."
He glanced at her, almost amused. But there was still a sadness he felt because he didn't want to lose her - not now, not ever. "I suppose we all see ourselves differently than others see us, but I will continue to demand that you be treated with the respect you deserve, Unicorn. Sorry, but that's what I do."