Toy SoldiersChristmas was not supposed to be like this.Toy Soldiers4 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
Demyx was sitting on the floor of the living room, staring up at the brightly lit Christmas tree, a magnificent display of color and light in the middle of the darkened house. There was not a scrap of joy in his heart, and precious little comfort to be had. How could there be? Everything was all wrong. The house wasn't the one he'd grown up in. The living room was all the wrong colors. The floor was hardwood with a couple throw rugs, not the carpeting he was used to. The furniture was arranged wrong. The tree was artificial, not real, like it should have been. The presents neatly arrayed under the tree had strange names on them - "Cloud" and "Aerith" and "Axel" and "Roxas" - with a few haphazard additions labeled "Demyx", as if to accentuate what a mess his arrival had made, and how little he fit in here.
Back at home, there had been a real tree that filled the whole room with the piney scent that meant "Christmas", and all the prese
Kingdom Hearts III Epilogue~~~DESTINY ISLANDS~~~Kingdom Hearts III Epilogue6 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
On the Destiny Islands, Riku wastes the hours staring at the side of a wooden shack on the island. Soon enough, Kairi arrives to join him.
"Riku! What unbridled wackiness... is going on... over here?"
Riku does not even take the time to face Kairi. "Oh. Kairi. You startled me. I was just counting the lines on this side of the shack. I'm up to nine-thousand and forty-eight."
Kairi scratches her head unenthusiastically. "Nine-thousand and forty-eight. That's over... nine-hundred."
"Yep. I remember learning that in scho-"
A pillar of flames suddenly bursts behind the pair. Sora leaps out of the pillar and lands headfirst into the sand.
"Kairi, my neck's too stiff to turn my head," says Riku. "Go see what that ruckus was for me."
"Oh, that wasn't a ruckus," answers Kairi. "That was just the sound of Sora burying his head into the sand. Again."
"Well, get him out and have him give me a neck massage, quick!"
"But why can't you have me do it?" wonders Kairi.
"It's more s