Height gives you a psychological advantage, towering over someone as you give them a good stern talking to adds a whole new level to a dressing down. Unfortunately there are very few opportunities for me to physically dominate my opponent without some convenient terrain feature. Best I could do was look her in the face and show no fear. Approaching the stairs, I inspected the windows surrounding that opened on to the porch. There were powerful people lurking in that building, no matter what the public thought about their obsolescence. Avoiding an ambush would be ideal I suppose though if Sarah had betrayed me, I'm not sure Enough. Unproductive.
Cross the porch quickly, don't give them too much time to prepare. Running headlong into the door wasn't exactly what I'd been planning but hell I'd built up to much speed going in. Suppose I wouldn't have to ring the bell. Indee