Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this audacious adventure… especially for the injured party. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 82: Just
Miroku limped into view, damp hair loose around his shoulders. “Many apologies, ladies. It pains me to have alarmed you.”
“What happened?” asked Kagome.
“A small misunderstanding.”
Sango’s brows drew down. “What kind of misunderstanding?”
“As it happens ….” Miroku cleared his throat.
Kagome touched her lips to hide her smile. “Did you actually do something to offend Sesshoumaru-sama?”
“I will have a bruise, but I got off lightly, all things considered. He pinched me.”
Sango looked shocked.
“Pinched you where?”
“Ah. In the same ….” Violet eyes sparkled. “Well, Kagome-sama. I can say that Sesshoumaru-sama’s chastisement was justly placed.”
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Original Posting Date: February 15, 2019
Prompt: Pinch, suggested by ShaTira
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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.