She must have taken notice of my remaining hesitance and told me there was a single exit clause in the agreement. Were I to discover her true identity, I would reclaim my soul. The chance of escape, no matter how slim, was enough for me to come to a decision. And even should I fail, I had always regarded my soul as less important to my mind anyhow.
Dr. Heinrich Faust is a character from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's tragic play Faust.