The narrator explains we can take a quick look around the kingdom
because “it’s not that big a kingdom”, but didn’t it expand
considerably after Hemlock’s conquests? Isn’t that the reason Hemlock
needs Myth INC to help her with taxes/finances?
While Guido is talking to Spyder, Pookie wanders off and then
re-appears. Given her excellent Pervish hearing, Pookie could’ve
easily eavesdropped on the entire conversation. I’m guessing she chose
not to, since she makes the exact error that Guido says a professional
would never make.