Mood Stripes 263: Catching

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

Chapter 263: Catching

Only Sesshoumaru would ask for conversation, then proceed without words.

Though… silences could be very expressive.

Even with her eyes closed, Kagome knew he was calm. At first. Every careful touch was the rich blue of respect, even as he coaxed for her to respond.

When she did, he made whispery little sounds, and the cushioning curls of his pelt trembled against her. Without a doubt, he was pink for her, and she wondered if Sesshoumaru’s moods were catching.

Again, his mood shifted, and little by little, he showed her what orchid meant. And why every purple hue was hers.

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Original Posting Date: August 25, 2021
Prompt: curls, suggested by tea_notcoffee_lady
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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