Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this audacious adventure… especially for the one seeking acceptance. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 237: Unresisting
Her scent took on fresh nuances, all of them intriguing. Perhaps even flattering. Stealing a taste, Sesshoumaru asked, “You are pleased?”
“Surprised. I mean, what are the chances?” Her laugh was a little breathless. “It’s probably a coincidence.”
“Hnn.” And because her interest was fastened on him, he gravely asked, “Is curiosity permissible?”
“What are you curious about?”
“Your response. Will you accept the Jewel’s decree?”
Kagome’s scent remained reassuringly clear. “We can’t change what’s happened. So, sure.”
“There will be consequences. Will you resist them?”
She angled her head as if to catch his scent. “Do you mean… you?”
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Original Posting Date: March 16, 2021
Prompt: Fasten, suggested by Willing1111
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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.