((OOC: Welcome to the RP, and a good starting post! Things'll get going along shortly, just hang in there if you don't have anything to do just yet because of your first post.))
"You know me too well," he said with a grin.
Strider thought about her question for a moment, then answered.
"Much so. Skywalker is very open with all of you. He doesn't pull punches when it comes to bad news. When I was a Jedi, you didn't know about it unless it directly effected you. The Council tended to keep alot of valuable information to themselves. You guys have the benefit of knowledge," Strider said with a solemn tone. He looked at her again and said, "It may be a first, but you are more than ready. I will ensure the safety of the group, you worry about the task at hand," he assured.