"If there is a god or gods, then I believe that they would be the Stars that watch over us nightly."
"Isn't the sun a star?"
"Would be the mother of the gods."
His Father never believed as such, but as always Altair didn't care much for his Father's thoughts on things. Father didn't believe in much it seemed, content to just let things be, Altair assumed, having not heard much different from that.
His mom though, seemed to have reasonable thoughts and stories he was told through his life.
"The Moon, my mom believed, was probably the Sun's daughter."
Who was just as important to him as well.