I've killed both the men who came for her and will kill any others.
I've killed hundreds to keep you safe and undiscovered, and I'll kill hundreds more.
If Gabriel had killed her while trying to save her, he'd kill the soul in her head, too, the one that damned Deidre to Hell.
One day, he'd be able to make love to his mate at will and kill the Ancient that almost killed her.
The legends don't say what happened, but after Rhyn killed the woman, he tried to kill Kris.