- Damien and his Brothers just continued to breathe evenly. The little family needed to do this experiment when they felt we weren't watching. This was the perfect time for it. We'd let them take as long as they needed. Finally, they reached a decision.
- "We're okay here. I remember them. This really is family," Jonathan announced in that loud whisper and the little boys all murmured agreement.
- "We will trust them, if you are sure, Brother," Mycah said with authority.