Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this audacious adventure… especially for the unpredictable one. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 48: Connected
What wish? Kagome doubted Sesshoumaru’s heart’s desire had been a make-over. And I certainly didn’t ask for—let alone imagine—something like this.
She was definitely the only one seeing the color show, but it was also obvious that the others were reacting to it. Certain shades of green brought Shippo running, but oranges sent him scurrying. And Inuyasha mostly grumbled at the oranges, but black turned him silent and solicitous.
Throughout the day, the pattern held true, and Kagome realized that Sesshoumaru’s stripes now served a puzzling purpose. Color coding. His infamously unreadable face was now open to interpretation.
Original Posting Date: August 7, 2018
Prompt: Puzzling, suggested by kshadeslady
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.