Title: How Sad Is It?

Prompt: To lose what you once had.

Summary: Well, how sad is it?


A/N) A random oneshot I decided to write. Not REALLY angst, but close enough amirite.

It's short as hell, bordering 600 words, but HEY, this is what it is and what it is is weird.


How sad is it, to no longer have the position you've loved and had for years?

How sad is it, to no lose your city that you've spent years building up and loved and protected?

How sad is it, to lose all the progress you've made so far, everything you've tried for, everything you've sacrified your life and your mind for?

How sad is it, to no longer be remembered when you were once the top species, where you were feared you were now nothing but a myth?

How sad is it, to lose your closest friends?

Mercedes knows, for she chooses to acquire them again.


How sad is it, to forget?

How sad is it, to be put into a state where you're half dead and half alive?

How sad is it, to know that you forget everything when you die? What about when you don't remember anything at all? Does that still count as 'dying' to you?

How sad is it, to lose all the strength you spent years acquiring, to no longer be reknowned as the best warrior?

How sad is it, to only be remembered by one and only one person?

How sad is it, to never know the friends you knew before?

Aran doesn't know, for she doesn't remember.


How sad is it, to lose your lover?

How sad is it, to see her drenched in blood as those ruby drops slid down your arms and you remember with a piercing thought that her blood was on your hands?

How sad is it, to be framed for the murder of your lover that you would never kill?

How sad is it, to lose everyone you're close to?

How sad is it, to be mistaken for someone else?

How sad is it, to be a disappointment?

Phantom knows, for he's been through the worst of it.


How sad is it, to lose your mind?

How sad is it, to have a constant voice in your head that constantly puts you down no matter what you do?

How sad is it, to kill and then to remember nothing and then be blamed for it?

How sad is it, to go insane and crazy yet know that you're completely fine?

How sad is it, to no longer be trusted by those that know you and used to trust you?

Luminous doesn't know, for Eclipse won't let him.


How sad is it, to be mistaken for someone else?

How sad is it, to never be treated as the child you are?

How sad is it, to be thirteen and treated by someone that you don't even know?

How sad is it, to be forced to grow up way too early?

How sad is it, to never be a child again all because you were forced out of your home by someone you never met?

How sad is it, to never be trusted again because you made a stupid mistake because you were too young?

Evan knows, for he's been through it all.


How sad is it, to never be remembered?

How sad is it, to be forever stuck in the past and yet be trapped in the future and still remain in the present?

How sad is it, to understand that you'll never be true again?

How sad is it, to never be remembered by those that you fought for so long with?

How sad is it, to never be able to be remembered again, not even by those you had loved and trusted?

EunWol knows, for he's walked through all three paths of time and came up with nothing in his hands.


How sad is it, really?