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Almost nothing is known about Rachel before or as the outbreak began, except that she knew Wayne Dunlap.
Wayne Dunlap had a picture from Rachel in his pocket. Rick Grimes, before using Wayne's body and intestines as a disguise to escape a department store in Atlanta, took out the photo and turned it over, reading the caption "'With love, from Rachel.'"