Nuclear Holocaust

“Doubt besets us, William. What will we feel in our hearts when the atomic light burns the retinas in their eyes and makes their skin blister? Will we empathize with their suffering or derive a morbid schadenfreudesque pleasure from their suffering?”
“I don’t care much at all, Siegfried. All I want is to see new starbirths in our sky and their awesome destructive power unleashed upon humanity!”
“I don’t know. I do hate the loss of human life, but the curiosity inside stirs my spirit in twisted expectation of the wanton wholesale slaughter, Will.”
“Let them burn. Let it all be consigned to the pyre of human folly!”