From Inside the Grey House:
“I swept you off your feet fairly easily, vampire. Do you really think I can’t do that again?”
“It might be an interesting fight, but in the end, I’ll win.” He was reviewing tactics in his mind, plotting different ways of taking Natalia down.
“If you’re so sure you’ll win, what’s the harm in listening?” She started twirling the staff, going slowly at first and speeding up as Vincent made his decision.
“Speak your mind.”
“If I win two out of three matches, you allow me to train here.”
“And if I win?”
“I’ll stop fighting, if that’s what you want.”