"But why would would Pian Ya give me something like this?"
Melissa asked. Now that the initial excitement was past, she began to realize how strange it was.
"Pian Ya was a very.... Very close friend. Family even. So she probably sent Delta here to help me take care of you."
"But why would you be friends with her? She was one of the gods who did that horrible thing a super long time ago."
"That's right. She did..."
Edward said. There was a sorrow tinge to his voice. But he thought. He thought about Delta, about what she said the previous night, and everything he had known about the goddess.
"But... Sometimes good people, will do bad things. Sometimes they do it because they're scared, or because they have to. It might not be easy, or what they want to do, but in their mind it's the only option. And sometimes... Sometimes you can't let a single mistake define a person. Sometimes, even if they did something really bad, you need to forgive them."
Edward spoke in a soft and slow tone. Nearly tearing up a little bit. As he spoke he realized he needed to hear these words just as much as Melissa did.
"So Pian Ya isn't a bad person then?"
Melissa asked, confused.
"No... I guess she isn't..."