...e many of his peers who try to impress. Your teachers speak very highly of you. Do you think it is well deserved?”
“I do not seek praise. I merely follow the teachings of the force to the best of my abilities. If my teachers are satisfied with the results, then I am as well.” It was only a half truth, as the student knew he was good and couldn’t help but feel a bit of pride of that fact, especially since his midichlorian level was not as high as many other students at the academy.
“Do you believe you are fit to become a padawan? That you have the skills needed to become an apprentice to one of us and train to become a Jedi master?”
“I am young, it is true. Some might say too young to become a padawan. I know it is not an easy task and I also know it is a great honor to be assigned as an apprentice at my age. However, I will not back down from such a task.
“Are you afraid?”
“Fear has no place for one who wields the force,” Mace replied with a certain casualty. “I am determined to show my worth to this council, if so is their desire.”
“The desire of this council, it is.” Master Yoda, the most respected membe...