* okay, so if Abbaddon is a Knight of Hell, and hired to do a job... Who's she working for?
...then again, if Lucifer gave her the job - how's she going to feel about working for Crowley? (side with the Leviathans against Crowley? (maybe on the basis of "we firstborns must work together"?))
* ah, so the Hunters were pretty much the enforcement arm, while the Men Of Letters were the scientists and leaders?
(makes a certain bit of sense - usually, at least in myths, knowledge of spells and how to control demons and creatures - comes from mastery of language and writing)