Day's last wish before being sent to be executed is to see his older brother, John.
What? No, stay with us!
You need more time. They want an execution? They'll get one.
Thomas takes June downstairs, claiming she is under investigation. The Patriots set off an electro bomb, allowing her to escape. June gets Day and John together and is about to help them escape.
June, Day, and John do not have enough time to all escape. John puts on Day's blindfold and turns around. He sacrifices himself for Day. June and Day escape, and are on the run from the Republic. "'You're free. Get out of California while you can. They'll keep hunting for us'" (Lu 296).