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Title: Ode to the Daughter of Time
Author: [personal profile] birgitriddle
Fandom: Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon

Summary: An ode to Sailor Pluto. Yes, I'm serious.
Author's Notes: Written for a weekly [livejournal.com profile] sailormoonland writing challenge. The challenge was to write an ode about either Minako/Sailor Venus or Setsuna/Sailor Pluto. It had to have 15-30 lines.
Disclaimer: The character this ode is to is not my creation nor do I own her. She was created by and belongs to Naoko Takeuchi.

Oh daughter of Chronos,
Guardian of Space and Time,
How many may envy you,
Of your knowledge of Past, Future, and Present.

Yet for all your knowledge and power,
True happiness will always elude you,
For you must stay at the gates of Time,
And never leave.

You have sacrificed much,
To be this distant guardian;
You will never marry,
Nor will you ever have children.

Watching happiness from afar must pain you,
Yet you still go on,
At your solitary post,
Forever loyal to your Queen.

This is the price that you have paid.

Many may wish to know what you know,
But few would be willing to pay the price.

You, however,
Never had a choice;
For Chronos's blood runs strong in you,
And so to Time you will always belong.
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