Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this topsy turvy tale… especially for the understanding one. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 52: Difficulties with Daughters
Despite Sesshoume’s ire, Kagomaru was willing to hear Miroku out. Positioning himself squarely between the man and his glowering wife, he inquired, “What brings you back?”
“I need your support,” Miroku replied frankly.
“With the headman’s difficulties?”
“Yes. You see, his daughter is not so much afflicted as… well…. I convinced her lord father that your insights would be invaluable.” Turning to his hostess, he pleaded, “Can I count on you ladies, as well? The girl has no mother to turn to, and you are uniquely qualified to address her situation.”
Kagomaru’s mother smiled. “I’d enjoy seeing Lady Izayoi again.”
Original Posting Date: February 23, 2012
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.