"I'm dying, Agent Myers. Like any father, I worry about him. ... What I'm asking of you is to have the courage to stand by him when I am gone. He was born a demon; we can't change that. But you will help him, in essence, to become a man.
"If evil finds purchase in such creatures as Erzsebet, then we must have faith that good will choose an agent of its own. Until then, we fight in his stead for "that which causes us trials shall lead us to triumph. We must pass through darkness to reach the light."