My assignment for Diplomacy, Year 2, week1
Peace and emotions,
by A. Earthflier
Finding peace sounds like a "quest". It is sought after pacifists, it demands decisions and good communication. Peace is letting go of emotions and thoughts sometimes. It is similar to finding Nirvana, something a religious leader might have found after a lot of self-searching, fasting, meditation and who knows what to achieve such a state. When peace is the current state, not a lot is fought for or sought after...
The connection between peace and emotions is that you can have a bit of peace but you can only have so much emotion while being at peace. Love connects us to other people's weaknesses but peace is much harder to obtain unless everyone actually worked for it. History is written by winners, not by the weakest or those who have stayed to lick their wounds...
sources: my imagination and previous knowledge only