Marka nods, "Apology accepted; I felt something negative there."
Zablex nods in agreement, "A machine only can obey its programming and cannot improvise; you have shown you can do that: be random and have free will." He tells her.
Zablex walks back to Maka's projection, "You said it yourself, 'their hatred got them this far.' They hate the kind of action you took because they fear what changes it could bring about and, with that, they see a possible future where things are not as they want them to be and so react with anger and lash out by hunting down the sparks of that change before it becomes beyond their control." He tells her.
"If they didn't want to embrace or even acknowledge negative emotions, why is one of their admirals named 'Rage'?" Marka asks.