Mood Stripes 028: Caught

Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this audacious adventure… especially for the one who’s repeating a pattern. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.

Chapter 28: Caught

Kagome was wide awake now. Sesshoumaru’s teeth weren’t breaking skin; he simply held her there, his gaze half lost in shadows. Why?

Shippo trotted over, balancing water. And just like that, her finger was free.

Sesshoumaru accepted the cup and downed its contents along with the tablets.

The boy retreated to obtain more, leaving Kagome a small window of opportunity. “Erm… is there anything the matter with the medicine? Reactions? Side effects?”


“Is there maybe… something you need?”

She was almost sure he wasn’t going to answer, but just as Shippo was returning, Sesshoumaru murmured two words. “Not you.”

Original Posting Date: May 29, 2018
Prompt: Obtain, suggested by miraclesnjoy
Words: 100

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.


6 thoughts on “Mood Stripes 028: Caught

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 027: Stilled – FORTHRIGHT

  2. Oh…OUCH! Just when I think he might be a little accepting of help. That has to hurt her to the core. But then again, Kagome has such a good hurt, she will probably understand. Thank you for updating this wonderful story.

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  3. Pingback: Mood Stripes 029: Shackled – FORTHRIGHT

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