Abstract: In Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels, there is an ongoing battle between Death and a group of beings known as the Auditors.  These beings strive to maintain order in the universe and dislike humanity and all its inherent messiness.  Death, on the other hand, is rather fascinated by humans and sees value in the individuality humans exhibit.  This illustrates a more general tension between the individual and the collective.  One place this tension emerges is in ethical theorizing.  While traditionally there is a push towards universalization in ethics, recently many have come to believe that our ethical thinking must recognize the embodied and individual nature of humans.  This position is echoed by Death in his battle with the Auditors; he knows that humans are inherently individual and this cannot be stifled without destroying humanity.  Death thus becomes the unexpected champion of humanity and individuality, explicitly committed to the importance of care.  I argue that Death’s actions in their various skirmishes demonstrate that the only way to do justice to the group is by fairly treating the individual; to care for the individual in the way he does is to enable justice to occur.  While Death may claim that “THERE IS NO JUSTICE.  THERE IS JUST US”, his care is the catalyst for justice to occur.