Mood Stripes 102: Weird

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

Chapter 102: Weird

Kagome scooted back just as Shippo crept through the door. He scrambled onto her lap, warily watching the brothers tussle like puppies.

He said, “They’re being weird.”

Kagome wasn’t so sure.

Sesshoumaru growled, but his cheek stripes told a different tale.

Inuyasha swore, but he wasn’t trying very hard. “What’s it mean?” he groused.

“Hnn.” Sesshoumaru brows arched haughtily. “I will let you live.”

Shippo rolled his eyes. “It means you’re safe from his fangs.”

“Oh! So it’s the same,” Kagome said warmly. “Again.”

Both brothers paused to stare at her.

She cheerfully paraphrased. “If I stay, you’ll protect me.”

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Original Posting Date: August 27, 2019
Prompt: Paraphrase, suggested by WhisperIt
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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5 thoughts on “Mood Stripes 102: Weird

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 101: Demonstrative – FORTHRIGHT

  2. Oh that just a great big AWWWW…they needed that break through AND so did we (???is that grammatically correct??)! Just loved this! Haughty attitude from Sessh! YES!

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  3. Pingback: Mood Stripes 103: Needful – FORTHRIGHT

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