When it was time, he sat down, all the apostles with him, and said, "You've no idea how much I have looked forward to eating this Passover meal with you before I enter my time of suffering. It's the last one I'll eat until we all eat it together in the kingdom of God." Luke 22:14-16 (The Message)
So this is how Jesus began the Last Supper. What a downer. Can you imagine what the disciples thought after hearing a line like that? Little did they know what the next 24 hours would bring.