A Man's Priorities"Kakashi! Don't go!" Iruka's voice was filled with despair and his whole body was shaking. He darted his hand towards the silent jounin, his wide eyes secretly begging for forgiveness, wishing to make him stay; to make him forgive and to make everything right again.A Man's Priorities7 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
He couldn't see the other man's face, yet he could picture it very clearly within his mind: The stern expression of his face, the look of disappointment in his uncovered eye, the grim line that would be his mouth…
The chuunin's slender fingers were close to the familiar cloth; to the warmth that was Kakashi. Just a little bit more… Just a little bit more and Iruka could reach him. If he could reach him, he could make him stay, he was sure. It had to be that way. However, before that happened, there was a cloud of smoke and the next moment the jounin was gone.
Iruka stood there, his hand still in the air, his fingertips still lingering to touch his lover and his face filled with a horrid expression. Kakashi was not coming ba