Or perhaps part of his plan is to make you keep thinking that he’s going to kill you. Then you do something stupid, and he doesn’t have to dirty his hands at all.
“Yes, you know what, that sounds like him. Let me do it to myself. Unfortunatley, I can’t actually stay dead!”
Maybe it’s just the fact that I’m the vile spawn of Arthas Menethil…
*makes a dismissive hand motion*
…but I fail to see what the problem is, then.