"Don't look at me like that, you know we couldn't tell the truth...
Didn't you see her eyes? The woman is fucking fierce. Barely anyone survives an attack of Stryges, and the few that does can't talk before months if they ever talk again. Her? Look, it was only yesterday and she's already on her feet, ready to hunt them down to take her baby back. Her husband's flesh is still roting out there as we speak for god's sake. She's different. You know we can't let her do that. And you know it's not possible anyway.
Trust me on that one, it's best if she believes the baby's dead.
And for that matters, in a certain way, it already is."