A Weapon and her Meister"Kid, no!" I cried as the knife made contact, sinking into his back with the most disgusting of squishing sounds. That knife had been meant to hit me, and it would have surely killed me if it hadn't been for Kid throwing his body on top of mine to protect me. I was his weapon, dammit! I should have been the one risking my life for the sake of his; not the other way around!
"L-Liz!" he ground out as the knife sunk deeper into him, "Get Patty and yourself out of here! I c-can hold him off on my own!" Of course he would say that. He was a Shinigami, after all; he could handle a great deal more of pain than we mere humans could. But still...
"You'll die if you try to take much more!" I shouted, grabbing hold of his face and wiping away the little bit of blood that had dribbled its way out of his mouth. 'Dammit! That knife freaking pierced an organ!' I cursed mentally, then screamed as the knife was once more plunged into his back.
Tears welled in my eyes as I heard him cry out in pa
Chapter 3: Warmth of Your BodyChapter 3: Warmth of Your Body
When she awoke, Kagome found herself in a room which was not her own. Startled, she shot up, confused as to where she was and how she had ended up there. Looking around, she noticed the room was much more regal than anything she had ever seen or been in. Red curtains with golden trim hung heavily over the windows, tiny glass beads fringing off of the ends. The rest of the room consisted of those same colors, though it was a wonder she could see it all in the dark. Luckily, so as she wouldn't trip and fall if she were to get out of bed, a fire was lit in the hearth at the far end of the room. That's when she noticed that there was someone lying on the couch placed in front of the fire.
Her curiosity peaked, and she pulled the covers back and walked over to the shadowed figure to discover the person's identity. What she saw astonished her. There lay the man from earlier, the one who ransacked her village and killed all the men. He was fast asleep, li