Magnus Chase személy
I wanted to ask him about elves, but walking and talking in sign language, don't mix. Nor could Hearth read lips very well on the move. I kind of liked that, actually. You couldn't multitask while talking to him. The dialogue required one hundred per cent focus. If all conversation were like that, I imagine people wouldn't say so much stupid garbage.
Alex crossed his arms. „If those two were any cuter together, they'd cause a nuclear explosion of cuteness and destroy the Eastern Seaboard.”
„Is that your idea of a compliment?” I asked.
„Be polite, Magnus,” he said. „Introduce your friends to your sword.”
„Uh, right,” I said. „Jack, this is Percy and Annabeth. They're demigods—the Greek kind.”
„Hmm.” Jack didn't sound impressed. „I met Hercules once.”
„Who hasn't?” Annabeth muttered.
„Fair point,” Jack said.
„You guys started working here the same year,” I noted. „749… what is C.E.?”
„Common Era,” said the manager. „What you might call A.D.”
„Then why don't you just say A.D.?”
„Because Anno Domini, in the Year of Our Lord, is fine for Christians, but Thor gets a little upset. He still holds a grudge that Jesus never showed up for that duel he challenged him to.”
„Say what now?”