What can you say to her? Is this important? How could this bring a better tomorrow for you.
Perhaps that was her attempt to looking for an answer to the questions that you both don’t know at the same time. It’s certainly meaningful and kind gesture, but meaning varies with a spatial scale and you are of insufficient of space.
So you conclude that yes, it might be important, but it’s impossible and not right. That is why you are now hunkered down silently on the surface of this noiseless planet, whispering through slow orbit, trying not to draw attention to yourselves.
– David Eagleman, Sum