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Some evidence pointing to Kylo Ren having a redemption arc for @reylorobyn2011. I’m hinging a lot of the stuff toward the end on the death of Han Solo because that is a factor that a lot of people contend with regarding the possibility of Kylo being redeemed.

  • The latest spinoff book for TFA says that Ben Solo was influenced by the dark side in utero. So there’s that. It wasn’t entirely his choice.
  • “There is still light in him, I know it” line from Leia in The Force Awakens parallels Padmé and Luke talking about Anakin/Vader who did eventually get redemption–“There is still good in him” in Episode III “There is still good in him”/“There is still good in you” in Episode VI.
  • Adam Driver is quoted as saying “Humanity” in answer to the question, “What’s one aspect of Kylo Ren you’re excited for fans to see in the next film?” on the Larry King show and then followed it up by explaining that there are things that are going to be explained in Episode VIII that they were only operating under the assumption of in Episode VII.
  • The Star Wars Databank updated Kylo Ren and Rey’s biographies to say some interesting things about him–
    • There is a lot of talk about his “emotional pain” as well as “conflicts and doubts.”
    • It is worth noting in the latter case the word choice since Luke at one point said to his father, “I feel the conflict within you” in Episode VI. 
    • The word “conflict” is used again when it talks about Kylo killing Han–he “suppresses his conflicted emotions.”
    • Rey senses that Kylo Ren is “vulnerable” and “filled with conflict and pain.”
    • In terms of pain, another recurring word next to conflict, Kylo himself references it–“I am being torn apart. I want to be free of this pain.” Kylo Ren uses his pain to fuel his Force powers, both emotionally and physically (see: how he beats his own wounds) but the chronic hurting is something he wants to stop and that’s why he kills Han, aside from, of course, Snoke telling him to and the fact that he thinks that it’s “too late” for him to come home.
  • It is worth noting that J.J. Abrams had this to say in his DVD commentary for The Force Awakens concerning Kylo killing Han Solo: “And I think, the instant that he’s done it, he regrets it.”
  • Han forgives Kylo for killing him in the junior novelization and hopes that “his son could one day forgive him in turn,” thinks of him as “Ben” rather than “Kylo Ren” once he takes his mask off, and there are continual references to how “sad” his eyes are.
  • In the script for The Force Awakens, it says: “Kylo Ren is somehow WEAKENED by this wicked act. Himself horrified. His SHOCK is broken only when – CHEWIE CRIES OUT IN AGONY!”

So, yeah, this face that Kylo makes after killing Han is one of supreme regret. It’s his “What have I done?” face.

  • Me, before Bismuth and Earthlings: ouo rose is such a good person she's fluffy and adorable and i love her
  • Me, after: rose u shady bitch u kept bismuth a secret tf did u do to pink diamond what else r u hiding ur hair so big cuz its full of lie s
When asked to describe my favorite movie horribly...

A WW2 vet has trouble adjusting to the ways of modern life on his own, so he decides to make a new pal because he thinks his old pal is dead and he’s feeling a bit lonely. He stalks the new guy during his morning run until he finally makes him fall to the ground in a heap of exhaustion, deciding that it’s easier to just be this really hot guy’s friend than to try to outrun him. Hilarity and near-death ensue with the help of a spunky, killer red head and a wannabe pirate who thinks they should start painting floor numbers on the outside of buildings.

a/n: i am obviously a terrible person for saying that i hope to write fic and then promptly writing fic of another idea, but the world needs more lumiere/cogsworth fic so that’s what i wrote. enjoy the bonus implied poly lumiere/plumette/cogsworth.

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Art for the glorious fic, Towards the Sun by the incredibly talented @pinesinthewoods and @notthistimespock!!

sarcasmfish  asked:

Alright - you want random asks.. I can deliver. Who looks best with glasses Cullen or Alistair?

I was gonna say that I can’t choose, but I guess Alistair made the choice!

Also, I realize now why there aren’t glasses in Thedas. drawing them in armor+glasses didn’t look right :/