Clumsy 025: Unworthy

Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this topsy turvy tale… especially for the one with more time than patience. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.

Chapter 25: Unworthy

At breakfast the next day, Sesshoume remarked, “There were only vegetables last night, as well.”

“My hunting trip didn’t go as expected,” Kagomaru sheepishly reminded her.

She shrugged a shoulder and let her gaze drift toward the door, which offered a tantalizing glimpse of freedom. An inept alpha. Father wishes me bound to this mouse of a man?

Kagomaru caught her disdainful glance and fumbled his chopsticks, letting one fall to the floor.

The clumsy fool is unworthy of me. Thankfully, human lives were brief. Honor might keep her by his side, but in a few decades, she’d return home.

Original Posting Date: October 1, 2011
Prompt: Mouse
Words: 100

Summary: She was the most sought-after demoness at court, but no suitor could conquer her. He was only trying to feed his family when his stray arrow felled a mythical beast. A kind-hearted man. A fierce lady. A romance told in bits and pieces. Genderbent SK. Begins here. To scroll through archived chapters, use the Clumsy tag.


5 thoughts on “Clumsy 025: Unworthy

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  3. Sesshoume is so sassy! I love it; fits the character very well! Let’s hope she’ll start to appreciate his kindness and “submissive” nature! 😉


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