The Fallen HeroThe Fallen HeroThe Fallen Hero3 years ago in Fanfic - Through Darker Eyes More Like This
Genesis Rhapsodos fell to his knees in the deep snow, his dark black feathers damp with the cold wetness of the ice on his wing. His fingers were numb and the hilt of his rapier slipped from his grip, landing beside him in the cold, white powder. The taste of defeat was bitter in his mouth and the pain from his injuries was enough to drive him mad. He kept his hand over a bleeding wound on his left side, knowing it wasn't going to close if he kept pushing himself. His SOLDIER enhancements were starting to feel more and more like a distant memory from another life.
Is this my fate? he wondered, his thoughts giving way to dismay. Is this what Goddess Minerva has decided for me?
He knew that he must have looked like a wreck; if there was anyone else wondering the lower regions of Modeoheim Mako Reactor, they would probably dismiss him as a monster doomed to death. His skin was unnaturally pale and starting to crack, his hair was losing its chestnut luste