“Why?” Robert asks, “Is there a problem?”
“Well the phone should have worked,” Tom tells him, “That it didn't means that she's probably in a protected space.”
“What kind of protected space?” Robert asks cautiously.
“I don't want this to worry you,” Tom says, as a wave of blue washes through him, “But it's likely she's in the court of one of the Fears.”
“How could that not worry me?” Robert explodes.
“Because no harm can come to her,” Tom explains, “She's just as powerful as you. She might be contained, but it's highly unlikely she's been hurt.”