GamePlayer wrote:No he isn't. Byron might be many things, but he has no reason to be afraid of her. Hybitch might be an asshole, but she's on a leash there the same as everyone else. All Byron has to do is tighten it and she's gone (and she knows it).
I'll defer to your judgement on this, as you have been an observer for longer than I. But that little wimpy "Duly noted." response sounded like an abused husband to me. I got a mental image of Hyppo storming out of the kitchen in bathrobe & rollers, wielding a rolling pin.