Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this topsy turvy tale… especially for the one who rouses. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 51: Early Riser
Kagomaru stared at the ceiling, trying desperately not to think about the demoness draped across his body. Lately, his standoffish wife ended up twined with him by morning, her body all but merging with his. When she woke, Sesshoume would pull away with an accusing glare.
Retreat and rejection—their inevitability usually kept his libido in check, but his sense of self-preservation had apparently taken leave with his senses.
He wanted… more.
She’s going to kill me.
Suddenly, Sesshoume’s eyes snapped open, and a fierce growl throbbed between them. Kagomaru opened his mouth to apologize, but she spoke first.
Original Posting Date: December 17, 2011
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. To suggest a one-word prompt, visit the Clumsy Prompts post.