Mood Stripes 246: Treacherous

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

Chapter 246: Treacherous

They followed a creek to its source, a sheltered meadow where russet butterflies fluttered between swaying flowers.

“Rest here,” said Inuyasha. “We’ll check around. Could be there’s a hut or a cave. Or there’s a village over that way.”

Kagome waved them off, grateful that Shishi stayed back. She turned in time to see the treacherous lion-dog trot into the woods, nose to the ground. Leaving her alone with Sesshoumaru.

She tried not to focus on periwinkle, pink, or lavender thoughts. Especially not orchid.

Sesshoumaru stole up and spoke into her ear. “Are you trying not to think about me?”

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Original Posting Date: April 23, 2021
Prompt: Focus, suggested by layditomoe
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 246: Treacherous

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 245: Curious – FORTHRIGHT

  2. Can’t fool him…I’m sure he sent a thought to Shishi suggesting a sniff about. I’m sure she is blushing madly. Such a nice way to start my day. See you later on Ko-fi.

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  3. Pingback: Mood Stripes 247: Fair – FORTHRIGHT

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