03:09:21 pm on August 8, 2011 |
Welcome back for another round of #7virtues
Today is Gluttony…. well the absence of , meaning Temperance.
The constant mindfulness of others and one’s surroundings. Practicing self control, moderation, and deferred gratification.
“It is not the place of a Cherub to love in the way you are speaking right now.” Raphael lowers his voice and crouches, his wings expanded behind him to give them privacy. Meeting the eyes of the boy before him, “Love is the power we are given but only to love humans, guide them, and protect them. It is not our place to ask for more.”
Raphael pauses and touches Micha’s head with the palm of his hand, “You must love, guide, and protect humans.” The words repeat in Raphael’s mind like a chant, love, guide and protect humans. Only humans…
This is another excerpt from Torn. Don’t worry not all of my virtues are from my story in progress. It’s just that when your story is about angels and demons it’s like a challenge to make sure that I find all of the virtues somewhere in my story… well since they are supposed to be angels and all.
Also, yet again you can look at the rest of the challengers for the 7 virtues under the #7virtues pound tag on Twitter or visit Lady Antimony’s post which has a list of the sign ups… But just because you aren’t signed up doesnt mean you can’t join, the hash tag is always open to the newcomers.
Tuesday’s Preview: Charity:
“Squinting she thinks of those paintings that need blurred vision to …”
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