|guiltyred (guiltyred) wrote in ffvii_100,|
@ 2010-05-29 15:16:00
Hand of Fate
Title: Hand of Fate
Challenge: Past Prompts #4
Original Challenge: Crossovers
Word count: 100
A/N: It’s exactly what you think it is.*
Angeal sighed, steeling himself. He lightly caressed the smooth black surface as though touching a living thing – a capricious living thing with a venomous bite.
So often he has used this to end another’s suffering, to speed the inevitable. Always he’d resisted the urge to use it to change the course of larger things, clinging fast to his own humanity against such temptation.
And now it was too late.
“I’m sorry, Genesis,” he whispered, then wrote with neat precision before leaving for his final confrontation.
Angeal Hewley. Approximately three hours hence, in Modeoheim, in battle.
The Shinigami watched him go.
*(Yes. It’s “Death Note.”)