The snake threatened to expose Julian and Amy's sin if they did not bring him the fruit from the Tree of Life. However, a mighty host of angels had come to keep watch over the tree. They approached the tree, taking great care to remain hidden from sight. However, when Amy took its fruit in her hands, she realized that if they partook of it, they would no longer have to fear the gods...
Amy is a female given name, sometimes short for Amanda, Amelia, Amethyst or Amita. In French, the name is spelled "Aimée", which means "beloved".