Though Horgus' words cut him to the quick, Damon did his best not to let his face show his feelings. Having never lived up to his father's expectations for a noble son, the words of the elderly noble implying he wasn't a good servitor of Iomedae felt like a critical echo from the past.
Deception: 1d20 + 3 ⇒ (10) + 3 = 13
Drawing his sword, Damon strode towards the being emitting the evil aura. Not knowing if it was fiend or undead, still he advanced to rid the temple of its unholy aura. "You have desecrated this temple and I will end your foul existence. Face your judgement, evil creature!" called the paladin as he advanced, unwilling to strike the being without warning in dishonorable fashion, though it may have been the tactically wisest course of action.