I just stared at him in shock. This entirely unassuming human asking such a vague yet heavy question.
I could tell him that I am Death - that I remember everything. That I was born with the first star in the sky and had watched it burn out and will be here till the last star burns out so that I myself will make my way to the gate to the other dimension. That I am everywhere and that I've been to places that he's fantasized about and seen things that he could never comprehend.
That I remember the first being showing the first sign of affection and caring for it's young and have seen countless of other times. That I remember every human couples' first kiss as I have seen every elderly couples' last kiss.
That I remember every tear humans have shed for a lost loved one, just as I remember this humans tears when his mother's joyous light left her eyes and her hand had taken mine. I simply smile at him as all of this goes through my mind, hold out my hand and respond, "I remember that there