Discworld/Going Postal/Tear Jerker
- The golem Anghammarad, who has recently 'died', tells Death he will stay in the desert that seems to function as the entrance to the afterlife. When Death points out that there is nothing to do in the desert, Anghammarad replies "Yes. It is perfect. I am free". I found it very moving after the golem had spent such a long lifetime performing duties.
‘You’re fooling no one but yourself,’ said Miss Dearheart, and reached for his hand.