Break The CycleBreak the CycleBreak The Cycle by angeloftheodd08
The world of the shinobi has always been steeped in violence. It is unavoidable. People constantly struggling for more power, more land, more prestige. Conflicting goals, old grudges between clans, emotions running rampant, the thirst for revenge and for personal glory. How easy it would be to see in black and white like they did. Honor. Humanity. Pride. Such faulty ideals, but oh how they would cling to them. To keep telling themselves that they were on the right side. This was the way it was always going to be, he knew that now. Even Orochimaru had let himself become blinded by ambition and it had cost him dearly. That day Kabuto had learned that even gods can fall.
Gathering information had always been his forte but the rumors that he had heard in the past months were everywhere to be found. The Fifth Hokage laying in a coma. And for what? Konoha was no safer with her sacrifice than before. Jiraiya, legendary Sannin had fallen at the hands of