fangirl meme: male characters [1/25]
"How can you say cruel words such as ‘you should keep hoping’ and ‘you should look after yourself’ to a child like this? These lines that confer temporary solace can only save the speaker. Giving her hope meant taking away the armour named ‘despair’ that was cast upon her soul. If that were to happen, Sakura’s young and tender mind would collapse within a night.
Although they both lived in the Matou residence, Kariya had never claimed to be Sakura’s ‘saviour’. He could only protect her by standing beside her, as an adult that had also been ‘bullied’ by Zouken, and as powerless as Sakura.”