no choiceno choice by ShinyWhiteWaters
Celestia flew around the Canterlot castle. Though it was still dark outside, the black of the night was invaded by the bright beams of light from the moon. She was late. Celestia had little time to raise the sun, but she could not do so unless Luna had lowered the moon out of the way.
Celestia landed in the throne room, where she found her younger sister, sitting alone, with her head down, back turned against her. This wasn't the first time she saw her sister like this. For the past few weeks, Luna had felt horribly (and dangerously) bitter and resentful. No matter how hard Celestia tried, she could never attempt to make her sister feel any better.
"Luna," Celestia tried once more to talk with her sister.
"Not another step!" Luna firmly stood up and turned around.
"Sister, it's time. I know how you feel, but the ponies of Equestria need their morning now."
"Do you really expect me to sit idly by while they all bask in your precious light?"
A great sense of concern overcame Celestia, bu