you were my brother, anakin.
i loved you.
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If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine.
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I imagine Satine’s death affects Obi-Wan more than he lets on and Anakin knows. Anakin would have felt Obi-Wan’s ‘outburst' through their bond and rushed to his side. Anakin would have tried to talk about it once things are calmer but Obi-Wan would refuse (in a rather brusque manner, since he feels himself a failure, broadcasting his 'attachment' to Anakin). Sometimes Anakin could hear Obi-Wan through their bond, whispering "Bury it deep…" as Obi-Wan tries to curb his emotions. It’s not the first time either, Anakin had heard the same thing from Obi-Wan through their bond after Qui-Gon’s death. So, Anakin learns from it. Anakin learns to hide his emotions from Obi-Wan as Obi-Wan does to him.
It feels so strange being here at this place in this circumstance. Years ago we removed one child from Tatooine thinking him to be the Galaxy’s greatest hope. Now I have returned one with the same goal in mind. I h o p e i t g o e s b e t t e r t h i s t i m e .