Disclaimer: I do hereby disclaim all rights and responsibilities for the characters in this audacious adventure… especially for the person of consequence. A nod of recognition is bent towards Rumiko Takahashi for her creative prowess.
Chapter 238: Cruel
That wasn’t at all what he’d meant, but her assumption stirred his interest. “I am a consequence you would accept?”
Kagome’s scent warmed. “Don’t sound so surprised.”
Sesshoumaru frowned. “The Shikon-no-Tama is known for cruel twists of fate.”
“If so, I’d say it missed the mark.” Bright amusement. Sweet confidence. “Maybe the Jewel was grateful?”
“To me. I was born with the Jewel inside me.”
Sesshoumaru’s thoughts stuttered. “Is that… widely known?”
She patted his hand. “You didn’t know?”
“My first day here, a youkai tore it from my body.”
Tightening his hold, Sesshoumaru growled, “Show me.”
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Original Posting Date: March 19, 2021
Prompt: Born, suggested by cottie2383
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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.