Felt like making a romance piece. The environment inspired me to do so. Yeah, they’re standing right in the river, and what the heck, I felt like it worked, as if they both crossed from opposite banks and met in the middle.
Dr. Gregory had been working on Giovanni’s Ultimate Weapon project because he saw a certain potential that his fellow scientists dismissed: that it’s Phsycic abilities could possibly tell him a question he’d been pondering all his life, the reason he went into this field in the first place. The ultimate question, one that mankind had wondered as he looked to the skies for centuries. In this age of Technology, surely the advancements of man would eventually lead them closer to the answer.
When the creature was complete, something unexpected occurred. They lost control of it. Something in its memory, perhaps trace thoughts from its growth stages, triggered a violent reaction within it. It rampaged through the lab, destroying everything in its path.
Dr. Gregory stumbled through the facility as fast as he could to escape this…monster…that they had unleashed upon the world. A Broken Leg, however, saw fit to hinder his escape. As he fell, he looked above him with terror to see that the clone they had created was upon him, ready to toss him aside like it had to his colleagues.
“Wait! W-wait, please! I need to ask you something! Please, if you are going to kill me then at least give me an answer!”
It cocked its head to the side, almost as if it were puzzled.
“The question that has plagued mankind for centuries…surely you, the ultimate being, can answer it…”
<Go on.> The voice of the beast echoed in his head.
His whole body quaking, he managed to bring himself to say the words…
“Is there a God?”
<There is one…now.>
And then there was a brilliant blaze of light…