Mood Stripes 158: Open

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

Chapter 158: Open

“I need disinfectant.” Kagome winced at the raw and festering patches left by Shishi’s collar.

“I’ll go,” said Inuyasha. “Let the others know what happened. Bring medicine. See if Masa will loan me a shovel.”

She flashed a grateful smile. “Make sure to bring the soap. And my shampoo.”

Only after he leapt away did Kagome realize she’d forgotten to ask. “Is there hot water nearby?”

Sesshoumaru turned his head like a trusty pointer.

An idea occurred, and she studied Kohaku. “Can you hear Sesshoumaru-sama’s voice, too?”

“No.” With open interest, the young man asked, “Is that what you’re doing?”

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Original Posting Date: May 19, 2020
Prompt: Forgotten, suggested by Nilee1
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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