Mood Stripes 289: Favorite

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

Chapter 289: Favorite


To a lion-dog who understood love and loss and loyalty.

To a boy who could plainly hear that lion-dog’s thoughts.

To a woman who interpreted every nuance of scent as color.

Paging through the journal, Sesshoumaru lingered over favorite sections, for in trying to understand him, Kagome had artlessly revealed herself.

When he’s sky blue, I’m able to relax. Such a kind color.

I’d love to make him smile, but I only inspire yellows when he’s teasing me.

How do I let him know I want more purple moments?

Sesshoumaru wanted them, too, wanted her back, wanted her here.

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Original Posting Date: December 22, 2021
Prompt: artless, suggested by Jiblet
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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