|Deciding to spare someone|
Braden Cole is one of the main characters of Salem's Daughter. He narrates some of the stories to some extent.
He was married to Emma and they had a son, but Darius killed both of them and now Braden wants to stop him and to get revenge. Once he met Anna, the current object of Darius' obsession, he has joined with her and is trying to keep her safe. Even though she's much more powerful than he is, she's only just learning how to use her powers.