“Rachel … will I die someday?”
“Yes. Everything dies.”
He knew the answer already. Call-and-response. We had done this.
“What about the people inside of me? The animals?”
“They’re already dead,” I said. No matter how many times I said it, Borne would never understand.
“No, they’re not dead, Rachel. I killed them but they’re not dead. You’re wrong. I don’t think they will ever die.”
“In whatever way was important to them, Borne, they are dead.”