Mood Stripes 038: Disarmed

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

Chapter 38: Disarmed

Sesshoumaru stiffened as his brother carried him a short distance to the spring that was their reason for stopping. He braced himself for the inevitable barrage of questions and accusations.

Inuyasha paused. “Kohaku’s following. That okay?”


A searching look. A small nod.

The boy arrived, carrying bathing supplies and bandages. But not his weapon. While they undressed his wounds, Sesshoumaru cast about for threats. They were as gone as the Jewel.

“Healed enough?”

“I think so,” Kohaku murmured. “Yes.”

“Keh. Well?”

Hardly the interrogation Sesshoumaru had expected. He blinked.

Inuyasha’s thumb jerked toward the steaming pool. “You coming in?”

Original Posting Date: July 3, 2018
Prompt: Pause, suggested by LimitedEternity
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. [Hurt/Comfort, Romance] Begins here. To scroll through archived chapters, use the Mood Stripes tag. And you’re always welcome to suggest a prompt.


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