Those others on the stairs—they were abhorrent, zombies freed from the grave.
A few of his zombies clapped their hands; everybody else was quiet.
Zombies are dead people whose lifelines lie in the so-called past.
They are the zombies of the international arena, the walking dead and it is death that they multiply.
Check out the coffin-cars and the little photo-op at the end that photoshops all the riders into zombies.
He took his post—and his followers gazed at him with the despairing eyes of zombies—and made a violent, urgent gesture.