This only makes sense in my mind if you believe that we have the moral obligation to follow through with the potential for human life, but by your own words, you denied this.
Originally Posted by DerekB
You're not accounting for the ten "spawns". You're snuffing out those ten lives. Ten people who would have lived and laughed and loved had you not taken action against them.
Just because they cannot vocalize or be consciously aware of it doesn't mean they cant desire life. Plants don't have brains, yet they do everything in their power to stay alive, as all living things do...except for terrorists...