Hopes and Fears (Xenosaga - chaos)Yeshua wrapped his fingers more tightly in his hair, his head not moving from his hands where it had laid for some time, though the passage of time had long been lost to him. He was trying to hold back his tears, though in the hopelessness he felt, that seemed to be a losing battle.More Like This
In hindsight, it was easy to see that what they had done was foolish, arrogant even, but they had never meant to cause offence and they certainly hadn’t sought the consequences they had received. The punishment was devastating and affected not only those responsible for the act but the entire world. While he didn’t wholly understand the meaning, the words given were that ‘the domain in which humanity was created will come unto destruction’.
They hadn’t meant an affront to God in using His gift to try to reach Him; they had thought in their foolishness that perhaps He would be proud of them, that such was their test. Now he knew that if God wanted them th