"Why do you ask what / when the delicious question is when? / The only difference between past and present / …is semantics. / Lives, lived, will live. / Dies, died, will die. / If we could perceive time as it really was… / what reason would grammar professors have to get out of bed? / Like us all, Lady Comstock exists across time. / She is both alive and dead. / She perceives being both. / She finds this condition… disagreeable."-
Robert and Rosalind Lutece (Bioshock Infinite 2013) — Note: Dialogue alternates between Robert and Rosalind, which is denoted by the slashes.