Sign Up | Log In
BLUE SUN ROOM FAN FICTION - GENERAL
The relationship between Mal and his faith is complicated.
(companion to "The Sacrament" and "Faith of the Heart")
CATEGORY: FICTION TIMES READ: 707 RATING: 9 SERIES: FIREFLY
View my fanfiction table HERE
A long, foolish time ago he knelt by his bedside every night and said a prayer. He clutched the small cross, the only thing he ever knew belonged to his daddy, and thanked God for his blessings.
Malcolm Reynolds had faith until he realized that faith was good for less than nothing. He put his cross away, buried deep inside one of his trunks, and the only thing his bedside was good for now was as a surface to lean his boots on every night.
Once a year, after being extra stoic all day and tossing off a few unheeded remarks against religion, he disappeared into his bunk and slowly approached his bed. Mal knelt slowly, almost as if it hurt him to do it, and folded his hands on the edge of the bed.
Haltingly, he asked the heavens to watch over the soul of his momma…the only thing in his life that meant more than shunning God.
Friday, November 10, 2006 4:12 PM
You must log in to post comments.
OTHER FANFICS BY AUTHOR
All FIREFLY graphics and photos on this page are copyright 2002-2012 Mutant Enemy, Inc., Universal Pictures, and 20th Century Fox.
All other graphics and texts are copyright of the contributors to this website.
This website IS NOT affiliated with the Official Firefly Site, Mutant Enemy, Inc., or 20th Century Fox.