She will allow the time guven for Perry and Lia to hug, before offering reply that could be heard by all in the room, "To your question, I do what I can to handle the distrust I so very often experience, because I must. Being what I am, as a drow, I can understand why others react with such scrutiny and suspicion." Yet it was more than that, and knew there would be more to say.
"I'm able to deal will such just distrust, in large part by cutting myself off from getting to close to others… Until I find myself being trusted," Zarra says this not knowing if it made sense, that by initially keeping her distance and from getting too close she was able to minimize the pain felt by the distrust that she so often show from others.
That, and by reminding herself just how terrible her own people could be. That it was by proving herself an exception, by being more honest and by her behavior.