SO CASTIEL I HEARD YOU TRIED TO BE FATHER FOR A WHILE. HOW CAN YOU, WHEN YOU’VE NEVER EVEN MET HIM?
YES BRING ON THE ANGEL ANGST
Oh god, it’s going to be like the holy fire scene from 5x10 over and over again because I mean Lucifer and Castiel walked a similar path, and that’s what Lucifer’s going to needle him about. We’re not so different, we wanted too much, we loved the wrong way, we were proud, we were ready to risk the world, we had a vision. It’s going to be like, I’m the only family you have left, and it’s so, so fitting. Lucifer is going to enable all of Castiel’s worst fears about himself, and Castiel - for all that he has doomed himself to this penance as redemption - will feel no closer to redemption for it. You said you remember everything. That is why you’re here.
HE GIVES YOU SALVATION. YET AGAIN. AND STILL…