Mood Stripes 248: Interesting

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

Chapter 248: Interesting

She turned away while lowering her waistband. When she turned back, she hopped backward. Sesshoumaru had dropped to the ground. On his knees, he was at eye level with her navel.

He wore a veneer of patience, but his stripes were a wary sort of orange.

“You surprised me,” she mumbled. “That doesn’t count as distrustful.”

“Hnn.” A hand at her waist drew her closer. Gentle fingers smoothed over a roughly star-shaped scar.

When he nosed it, she whispered, “Looking is one thing, touching is ….”

“Touch and taste are interesting,” he reminded.

And dragged his tongue across her skin.

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Original Posting Date: April 30, 2021
Prompt: Drop, suggested by Jen
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.


10 thoughts on “Mood Stripes 248: Interesting

  1. Pingback: Mood Stripes 247: Fair – FORTHRIGHT

  2. *loud coughing noises*……There’s a very short list of ways I could and would respond to someone like Sesshomaru LICKING me on my exposed midriff while we’re alone. I would melt and combust at the same time. Praying for Kagome’s sanity lol

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  3. “In the aftermath of the Final Battle, the victors lick their wounds and look ahead.” Y’know, I always thought they were licking their own wounds, not each others…

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  4. Pingback: Mood Stripes 249: Thoughtful – FORTHRIGHT

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