11 Nov 2019
Hearing those words... they felt like a Detroit smash straight on his heart.
"I'm sorry kid. It's good to have dreams, just make sure those dreams are realistic. "
A frail looking All Might opened the door on the roof and started heading down. Each step was like twisting the knife into his already hurting wound.
He said it himself, Izuku thought. It seemed like a truth he'd been denying for years. Those last pieces of hope were stomped out by All Might's retreating footsteps.
What was he supposed to do now? He knew all about working towards his dreams, working harder than everyone else, but he knew nothing about giving up.