"Living for yourself is a good thing, I think. There are those who'd tell you I've lived exclusively for myself since the day I rose from the sea... They'd be mostly right. I've never seen a reason to change."
She lifted her head to smile as the tea was delivered, each in it's own pot, and took a moment to pour herself a cup, sipping lightly.
"And I can't say I've ever really thought of money much. Though I can see it's appeal. So you like it here, then? It's growing on me. I think were there none I knew, however, I'd be a bit more distressed."