Almost determinedly non-useful
I have absolute faith... in myself! *power metal riffs*
Achievement Unlocked: Destiny: Obeyed the voice. (5 points)There is no sense in wavering now. You will do what you were destined to do.
In a final push, you channel all the negation energy you possibly can into your arc to the heavens. You feel it wash over you and consume you, even as you can feel all the tiny arcs of negative energy and electricity course from one horizon to the other.
But as you disintegrate from the power coursing through you, you can see that it is not enough. The thunderheads remain.
Why…? you ask the voice.
THIS, TOO, IS PART OF THE PLAN. NOW REST.
You resign yourself to being one more thread in the great cosmic tapestry as your magic obliterates you.
Chapter 9:Just One Thread
From the perspective of the people of the capital, the following happened: you ran to the roof of the Cathedral, shouted something strangely compelling about the power of magic, visibly reached for the heavens with your magic, and ultimately destroyed yourself in a conflagration of lightning.
Perhaps it was the glamor, but it wasn't clear to your observers that any of it was an accident. It seemed more like a final message—a tangible demonstration that shooting for the stars is better than living in fear of the consequences of your dreams.
This becomes known among the people as Saint Foo's message, and it is the subject of many sermons in the weeks to come.
The message hits a few people at exactly the right time in their lives. (Increased Adoration.)
And in this way, your legacy lives on.
A Transformative End: A Message at the Right Time.