John Tomlinson: "He's a trained fighter who genuinely wants to live the quiet life, but he's always drawn back to death and killing because of who and what he is. He can never really escape. But much as I wanted to write about Cyan's conscience, readers reacted against the Hamlet-like hand wringing. They just wanted to see some old fashioned ass-kicking." Thrill-Power Unleashed by David Bishop.
Fenna Westerbak: "You people want a couple more scarves?"
Tor Cyan: "He died a long time ago. But his bloodline survived in me. And the killing continued."