Mood Stripes 136: Brave

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

Chapter 136: Brave

Inuyasha marveled over Kohaku’s compliance. Not only had he surrendered himself into the bastard’s clutches, he’d curled up beside Sesshoumaru, head pillowed on a billow of fur.

“Brave kid,” he mumbled, stifling a yawn.

“Sleep,” Sesshoumaru ordered. “I will keep watch.”

“Can’t.” Inuyasha rubbed at the side of his face. “No way I’m putting my ramen supply at risk.”


“This once, I thought I was doing her a favor, letting her sleep.” He managed a fleeting smile. “Kagome really hates missing sunrise.”

“Your transformation.”

“Keh.” He shrugged. “Guess it’s something to see.”

Sesshoumaru’s brow quirked. “I will wake her.”

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Original Posting Date: March 3, 2020
Prompt: Fleeting, suggested by Clutterfiend
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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