Forgiveness - Ch.5Forgiveness - Ch.5 in Romance More Like This
Tifa had been hit by the explosion which caused her to come out flying in the air.
Cloud was petrified after realizing the damage he had caused. His throat became dry. He widened his eyes when he saw her beautiful body covered in blood. At that instant, he felt that something burst into his chest and had trouble breathing.
He dropped his sword on the floor and made haste to where Tifa lay and quickly took her in his arms.
"Tifa! Tifa!" He called desperately but she didn't answer. Frustrated, he began to shake her in order to wake her but still, no answer. Cloud was about to lose it when he heard a slight gasp coming from her.
"...Cloud..." she said weakly.
"Cloud..." she coughed. "I'm so sorry..." her voice was soothing.
"Shh, don't talk. Everything is going to be okay..." he cupped her cheek in his hand.
"Cloud... I..." she coughed more blood.
"Stay with me Tifa.."
"I... love... you..." her voice trailed off. His eyes widened, filled with tears. And with her last breath
Forgiveness - Ch.4Forgiveness - Ch.4 in Drama More Like This
Tifa went upstairs to her bedroom trying to pull herself back together. As usual, she went into the shower to take a nice hot bath before going to sleep. She let the hot water cover her entire body to relax her muscles and wash away the pain. Although, while she was in there, all she could think of was in Cloud. Her mind wondered into her memories with Cloud, forgetting about everything else and ended up snuggling herself into a ball on the corner of the shower. She was lost without him contained with the thought of never seeing him again became too unbearable for her.
After the bath, she stood up from the shower and took one of her towels to cover herself. She walked with her bare feet to her room, dripping the water from her body. Once in her room, she dried her body with the towel and then put on her pyjamas. She sat on the edge of her bed, grabbed a comb from her drawer and brushed her long hair. She lied down in her bed and tried to get some sleep.
Unable to sleep, she began to to