Title: The Most Miserable Glory
Word Count: 100, according to Word
Prompt: #24 - Deadly Sin: Envy
Author's notes: hello! I hope I did everything right... As for warnings: allusions to war and suicide-thoughts, but nothing graphic.
He wouldn’t have to live through humiliation and pain of seeing his country fallen, its children killed, its temples turned into markets, its glory—into dust. He would join the dead he envied so much and maybe his rage would be enough to rise them from their graves.
But Wutai needed a leader, a symbol. His people would have to suffer Shinra’s presence for a long time. Them, he couldn’t abandon.
It would be so easy—and was so forbidden.