Potential Snuffed || Forte || Post-Trial/Execution Reaction || Open
Forte stumbled out of the elevator, her stomach churning as she tried to process everything that had happened. One life was gone, stolen by another, and that life was stolen… This time by their own hands.
She wasn’t sure what was worse: that or the fact that others revelled in it. Both were equally disgusting, but maybe it was the latter which took the cake. A shuddering sigh escaped her lips as she recalled a conversation she won’t soon forget.
“Graah! I wish I could just kill that bastard manager!”
“Hyun-Ae, don’t say that. I know you don’t mean it but still… We aren’t gods, and while I agree he is a terrible person… It doesn’t justify those kinds of thoughts.”
“Eh? You don’t wish him dead?”
“No, of course not. Maybe it’s silly of me to believe, but no matter what, no one deserves death…”
“Because they have the potential to be something great.”
Tears welled up in her eyes as she slumped against the wall. Did… The trial drain more out of her than she realized? Fuck–her vision blurred and the world shifted beneath her feet as she took one more step. Before she knew it…