Mood Stripes 299: Enchanting

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

Chapter 299: Enchanting

Kagome drew back to search Sesshoumaru’s face. His stripes had vanished. Was he surprised at her boldness? She was a little surprised at herself.

The first hue that seeped back was an enchantingly vibrant blue. Richer than loyalty. Deeper than trust. Steady as his gaze.

“What do you see?” he asked.

“Something new.”


“This blue. I think it might be love.”

He accepted that with an interested hum and remained focused on her, even though the others must be right there, watching. Their cheeks touched; he inhaled deeply and sighed against her skin. “If any could, you would know.”

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Original Posting Date: December 31, 2021
Prompt: Enchant, 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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