andIt indicates a deep confusion of thinking to mistake one’s own discomfort for a benefit to another.
an odd half-hint: I do not offer a bonus regarding "one part" because I'm not sure what the rules are for words allowed on this forum.One part is not the whole of a man, nor the whole measure of a man’s worth.
Bonus: who are the new friends?One gives you the shirt off his back, ... and the other offers to help you bury bodies. I do believe you have made some new friends
Bonus: what is XXX YYY ZZZDemure? Who do you think you’re talking to? But I shall be properly polite, as befits a XXX YYY ZZZ.
andOh, aye. At this rank, we are both XXX YYY ZZZs. Think of it like two people’s spouses who can’t abide each other, but feign civility for their mates’ sakes.
What a bold courtesan! murmured AAA, sounding impressed. Even BBB never bargained with a god!