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Chapter 25: Kept
Inuyasha couldn’t have explained why he wanted to keep his brother close. Or maybe he didn’t want to explain. This time, my reasons are my own.
“By the way,” he said. “At the next place, you’re gonna eat.”
“You need food. I’ll hold you down if I gotta.” He slowed, sniffing the air. Definitely a spring nearby. “It’s simple. Pick someone. Miroku. Kohaku. Shippo, even.”
That leaves … us.
“No human food.”
Inuyasha’s grip tightened on his brother’s thighs. “You’d rather hunt?”
Already nodding, Inuyasha said, “Sure. We can do that.”
Original Posting Date: May 18, 2018
Prompt: Simple, suggested by LimitedEternity
Summary: In the aftermath of the Final Battle, the victors lick their wounds and look ahead. However, a misspent wish on the Shikon-no-Tama changes minds, hearts, fates… and colors. SK. Canon Divergence. Begins here. To scroll through archived chapters, use the Mood Stripes tag. And you’re always welcome to suggest a prompt.