Character: Roy Mustang
Warnings: Spoilers for Ep. 48.
Summary: Animeverse. The calm before the storm. Roy reflects on the nature of duty and loyalty, and the sacrifice of a dream.
Comments: Written for fma_fic_contest prompt "stream of consciousness". Tied for 2nd.
(The thing about playing a chess game against yourself is that no matter what the outcome, you always wind up losing in the end.)