Clumsy 055: Ladies of the Shrine

Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this topsy turvy tale… especially for the one who doesn’t like dad’s attitude. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.

Chapter 55: Ladies of the Shrine

“What?” Kagomaru whispered, “Why?”

“It would seem,” Sesshoume ground out. “Another member of my clan mingles with humans.”

Miroku, who’d been eavesdropping shamelessly, leaned in. “Sesshoume-sama, how do youkai deal with half-blooded children and the women who carry them?”

Kagomaru gaped at him, then at Sesshoume. “Please tell me you wouldn’t harm them!”

The truth rankled. “No, but I will have words with the pup’s father. And they will be sharp.”

“Excellent!” Miroku beamed at Izayoi’s father. “My lord, we have arrived at a most harmonious arrangement! The ladies of the shrine will see to your daughter’s comfort and safety.”

Original Posting Date: October 18, 2016
Prompt: Harmonious, suggested by Welliegirl16
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. To suggest a one-word prompt, visit the Clumsy Prompts post.


6 thoughts on “Clumsy 055: Ladies of the Shrine

  1. Pingback: Clumsy 054: Ruined Woman – FORTHRIGHT

  2. What if izayoi has twin boys. Now that’s a twist 😉 and if so how does that affect sesshoume’s status since she is female?


  3. Pingback: Clumsy 056: Downcast Eyes – FORTHRIGHT

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