The title of this thread is Qui-Gon Jinn's last mortal words. As his physical life force ebbed, Jinn drew ever closer to the force. He was certain, at this last life-moment, that Anakin was the prophesied Chosen One. Anakin, in Jinn's mind, was "the one" who was foreseen as bringing balance to the force. Balance! Hundreds of Jedi . . . only two Sith! Yoda saw danger. Mace saw danger. The majority of the council saw danger. Danger in what way? To the Republic? To the Jedi? To the status quo. To . . . . ?