That morning I was not yet a vampire, and I saw my last sunrise. I remember it completely yet I don’t remember any sunrise before it. I watched the whole magnificence of the dawn for the last time, as if it were the first. And then I said goodbye to sunlight and went out to become what I became.
“Goodnight sweet prince, may flights of devils wing you to your rest.” - Claudia
— “Be glad I made you what you are. You’d be dead now if I hadn’t, just like that damned corpse. Now, get rid of it!”