[Faith and Blood] Chapter 12
Promise of the Future
Despair gripped Seiuna’s heart as her son’s dark words echoed over and over again in her mind. She knew he was only attempting to hurt her, to inflict pain as part of a misguided need for retribution, but Seiuna refused to give up on him. Her desire to see him at peace, to know that he would not be tormented for eternity, was too strong. ‘I am his mother, if I will not help him, then nobody will,’ it was pointless to say such a thing aloud, none gathered in this hell on earth would understand the notion, not even Sesshomaru.
The only problem; Mujona was correct. There was no weapon, no tool or power, that could save his soul if his body was destroyed and he had made it quite plain that he refused to let go and allow his heart to soften so that he could rest. Her hands were tied, no matter how badly she wished to end his miserable existence herself, Seiuna knew she was not capable of condemning him and that meant the task wo