The End of the Straw HatsThe silence is deafening. Usopp stares transfixed, horrified, at the spot where Zoro was supposed to be. The place Zoro was just a couple seconds ago.The End of the Straw Hats by ~blissfulldarkness
His heart is pounding.
"Z-zoro..." Usopp is trembling, mouth gaping and throat making keening noises of disbelief. His hand is clutching tightly at his weapon, and he wants to shake his head madly in denial because he can't- he can't process this.
It's not true it can't be...
The ground at his knees, the ragged breaths that are painfully moving his chest, the deafening silence that's swallowing the clearingsomething, finally, breaks.
"D-DAMN YOU!" Usopp screams out what has been bubbling up in the thick tension, lashing out in blind panic and anger at Kuma who hasn't made a move since Zoro's banishment.
"WHAT DID YOU DO TO ZORO?!" He demands, foolishly, ragingly, even though he's terrified that he could be next, even though tears are threatening to fall from his eyes. "HE WAS... HE WAS JUST... RIGHT HERE!" Usop