"There are a great many humans here" Artorias replied. "Most of the living here are human, save for Gods from other worlds and a few from other worlds" he added. "And yet I do not sense the same darkness within them... I do not yet know if these humans are different but it would seem they are" he explained, hoping to put aside any concerns. "Here there is no flame, there is no abyss. No darkness... But it is not always a peaceful place. There are doors which open to other worlds, and not all of them are friendly or safe"
Sif walked alongside Artorias, the knight reaching to pat his loyal companion on the head, before letting Sif wander off ahead.
"What of our world?" he asked. "Dost thou have any news?"