If we are going to die

Hiden

Senior Member
japanese
I found the following example in a novel:

Zorro looked out of a window. The square was full of soldiers. He saw Don Juan Estado, Don Alejandro Vega and the governor too.
“Senor,” said Lolita. “Please make me a promise. If we are going to die, please take off your mask. Please show me who you are.”
(Johnston McCulley, The Mark of Zorro: 58)

I think that in this example, Lolita is asking Zorro to take off his mask and show her who he is at the time when they predict that they are going to die.
In this examle, can we interchange “if we are going to die, please take off your mask and show me who you are” with either (1) or (2) below?

(1) If we find out that we are going to die, please take off your mask and show me who you are at that time.
(2) If we will die, please take off your mask and show me who you are.
 
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