Mood Stripes 271: Novel

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

Chapter 271: Novel

Sesshoumaru let the women go, having been—of all things—dismissed with a smile. He was still contemplating that novelty when the fox scampered over.

“They think you’re a ghost,” Shippo rolled his eyes. “No feet.”

“Hnn.” Pulling his legs up to sit cross-legged in midair, Sesshoumaru asked, “Will you vouch for me?”

“Already did,” he staunchly declared. “But I should probably show them.”

“Do as you please.”

In one leap, Shippo perched on his knee. Nose twitching, he clambered higher, chasing scents. His audience forgotten, small hands tugged, and in a small, uncertain voice, Shippo asked, “You and Kagome?”

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Original Posting Date: November 5, 2021
Prompt: Chase, suggested by Shaliken
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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