|Old Testament and New|
Alpha looked haggard.
"I tried. It was an experiment that failed," He said.
Beta smiled. "We have time. Try again," She said.
Alpha shook His head, the long grey hair falling in random curl to His shoulder.
"You are so easily discouraged," Beta whispered. "Again. One more time. Please."
"I suppose ’An Eye for an Eye’ was not the ideal philosophy," Alpha said.
"Nor ’Turn the Other Cheek’," Beta said. "We’ve both made mistakes."
"Yes, but it was my idea, wasn’t it? A foolish game."
Alpha reached down and waved His hand and the universe collapsed to a point.