"Thank you," Xiao says, "I will not betray the trust you have shown with failure."
He is about to ask Diana what gifts her sheild bears, but when accepting it, he looks upon its mirrored surface for but a moment, and drops the sheild in shock, the color draining from his face
" he whispers,not in the dead tongue of the first age, but in his native tongue, which is understood by those with powers/devices of translation "that's not... impossible...
but In his heart, he knows that the terrible thing he had lain eyes upon was one of many truths about himself.
he recovers, and picks up the sheild and slides it upon his arm, keeping it's face away from Relentless and Troy on instinct and so they might keep their secrets.
"Your Aegis is most impressive, Diana of Themyscria."
"I wish I could help. I might be able to use my powers to create something. But......I'm still too new. I blanking."
"Your confidence is all I need, Lady Shinchuu," he replies