“Did you ever once stop to think about why we did what we did?” she eventually asked him, without waiting for him to reply. “Did you ever once think to question the rightness of our cause, as we broke whole worlds in two, all in the name of peace, or order?”
There was no point in lying to her. Not anymore, anyway. So he didn’t.
“No,” he said.
“I didn’t think so,” she said.