*near end of PF, Echoe is set up to be beheaded he is in jail and Sakura sneaks in to see him and plead for him to escape somehow.*
Sakura pleads to Echoe, her voice breaking with sobs while his face remains cool and solemn; "Please .. Please, Echoe .. You have to escape, they're going to kill you!" her hands slide down the cell bars weakly, her grip loosening as her sadness sinks to depression. "Please .. I can't lose you .. Not now .. Not after all this time .." a chuckle slips through his lips over a tiny whisper of breath, her tear-filled eyes open and move his way, concerned he had lost his sanity to be laughing at a time like this.
"Silly girl .." his smile widens to one that was so sad, yet reserved only for her eyes. "Don't you know?"
"Know what?" she asks, leaning a little closer to the cold bars.
"They burn a demon's heart after beheading them."
"Why would you say that at a time like this?!" her grip on the bars renewed with anger at such a crude comment, shouldn't he be comf