"Curious." the shirtless wolf observed, tilting his head. "Well, I shan't keep you from talking to yourself, brother. You go ahead and have as much, or as little conversation as you like." Altius said with a smile, trying his hardest not to condescend. He could not help, however, enunciating a key word or two a little obviously. Just trying to coach his fellow wolf, that was all. He can take it or leave it... hopefully the former. he thought. In the very best possible way, of course. With a polite nod Altius rose and rummaged about here and there, sniffing, tail wagging.