Though Freddy Lounds was a major jerkass his death still tugs at the heartstrings. His lover, Wendy stays with him until he dies and tries to comfort him the best she can.
Wendy of Wendy City held Lounds's blackened claw and looked straight at him. He stirred once, a little before noon.
"It's gonna be just fine, Roscoe," she said. "We'll have us some high old times."
Lounds stirred again and died.