Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this topsy turvy tale… especially for the one who finds females confusing. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 96: Fatherly Advice
Kagomaru piled blankets in his lap and hunched his shoulders, cheeks ablaze, unable to hide from the Western Lord’s nose.
The inuyoukai joined him on the floor. “Far be it from me to meddle in the affairs of another’s den, but I could not help but notice my daughter’s… quandary.”
“Sesshoume-sama never wanted this marriage.” Kagomaru’s lips trembled. “I’ll respect her wishes.”
Her father grimaced. “My bride confused me. Her scent was encouraging, but she was unwilling to part from my side.”
“Erm… what should she have done?”
“Run!” The demon leaned forward, yellow eyes alight. “Interested females invite chase!”
Original Posting Date: February 9, 2018
Prompt: Ablaze, suggested by Nilee1
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.