Morrigan had shut her eyes while she rubbed her temples, with the assumption that Alim couldn't possibly have anything else of interest to say. The compliment surprised her, though, and she opened her eyes to look at him, raising a brow. "Is there something you want?" she asked, suspicious.
True, she tolerated Alim more than she did most people, but they typically weren't kind to each other, at least not explicitly.