Mood Stripes 089: Ungrateful

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

Chapter 89: Ungrateful

Just as surely as he’d known she was gone from his world, Sesshoumaru knew the moment when the miko re-entered it. Not by any scent or a sound. Only a feeling.

Wait. It was even worse. Doubly so.

When he opened stinging eyes, Inuyasha’s flash of relief quickly changed to a scowl. “Seriously, what the hell?”

“She is back.”

Silvery ears flickered. His brother frowned. “Not that I can tell. But good.”

Far from it. There were two of them. And their thoughts were all for him.

“Keh. Show some gratitude. Only reason she went was to get your shampoo.”

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Original Posting Date: March 26, 2019
Prompt: Flicker, suggested by miraclesnjoy
Words: 100

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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.

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8 thoughts on “Mood Stripes 089: Ungrateful

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 088: Focused – FORTHRIGHT

  2. Okay! Okay! Okay! The well is open and she went back for shampoo. I really need to just go back and reread the whole story. Grrr…my brain. Need more coffee. On the other hand, I love that he knows exactly when she got back and that Inuyasha is just awesome.

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  3. Oooh? From my understanding…. upon her re-emergence from the well Sesshomaru-sama can now feel when Kohaku is thinking of him too.

    I am glad. He would have already known he was considered. But now there is proof.

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  4. Pingback: Mood Stripes 090: Huddled – FORTHRIGHT

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