"Cowardly?" He's losing his grip, as he would know what I think of cowards and that I am no longer attached to the Jedi. Varik must be fighting him.
Light winced as the hook sunk into his enemy's flesh. He moved back several steps as Horde threw the hook back towards its point of origin. He heard "Take cover", and shielded himself with both his sabers and the Force in a way he had not been able to when he had been hit with the first concussion grenade.
He thought of the female for a moment, but his senses were assailed by the effects of the concussion grenade before he could look for her, though they were significantly minimalized by the protection he had hastily put up.