That reaction pleased the god. Until it reminded him of his own struggle a few years back. He scowled in dissatisfaction. He had not anticipated that another man's dilemma would bring forward such memories.
"Your counterpart," he said smoothly. "Now, I would advice you not to fight back. It will only make your situation worse." He stepped forward, his mind set on teleporting them somewhere else to conduct a more thorough exam of his mind.