Student or Learner
I stood up and paced a few feet around the basin. “So you think Chaston and Anna were taken so they could be made into demons?”
“It seems to fit. Daisy and Nick are both teenagers; so was Alice back in the day. Maybe Mrs. Casnoff figured they’d be easier to turn because they’d already been up close and personal with the dark side.”
Well acquainted or in close contact.