Mood Stripes 151: Mangy

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

Chapter 151: Mangy

Kagome was already moving, but Inuyasha snagged her elbow.

“Oi, it’s not safe.”

Turning to protest, she stilled at the look in Sesshoumaru’s narrowed eyes. And at the rich blue of his stripes. So many new shades.

Inuyasha may have stopped her, but Kohaku hurried onward.

Oi! Don’t be an idiot!”  Under his breath, Inuyasha muttered, “Don’t get pissed if I drop you.”


Another growl emanated from the mangy creature, ending in a resigned whimper.

Like it was glad someone had come to end their suffering.

Like it wanted to die.

Kagome reached out in dismay, whispering, “Not again.”

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Original Posting Date: April 24, 2020
Prompt: Onward, suggested by Willing1111
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.


5 thoughts on “Mood Stripes 151: Mangy

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 150: Pitiable – FORTHRIGHT

  2. This is so sad. Poor creature. In another subject, I’m gonna have to do my own color coding book to remember what color representa which emotion too lol.

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  3. Pingback: Mood Stripes 152: Surprised – FORTHRIGHT

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