Mood Stripes 121: Restless

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

Chapter 121: Restless

“Go,” Sesshoumaru ordered. Even though he hated repeating himself. Even if he may have been begging.

His brother gripped hard and dashed through shadow-thick woods. Eventually, he spoke. “It’s good you can use that again. Want some target practice?”

He grunted.

Inuyasha launched himself at a large tree, shaking leaves free.

It was clumsy at first. Inuyasha wasn’t some docile mount. He kicked and twisted, forcing Sesshoumaru to continually adjust. Pushing limits. Defying death.

“Fool,” he muttered when a looping strand of poison cut close.

Inuyasha paused on a limb, muscles coiled. “Done?”

Sesshoumaru gave the only possible answer. “More.”

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Original Posting Date: January 3, 2020
Prompt: Dashing, suggested by xkr
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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