The shinobi thief chapter 1The shinobi thief chapter 14 years ago in Sketches More Like This
The moonlight twinkled through the leaves and onto the buildings of a large village, the village sat at the edge of a mountain range. It was a beautiful sight the snow from the tops of the mountains glistened as the night gave the air a silvery look. Atop the smallest mountain sat the Shoguns palace it was a building of massive proportion. The building had a large walk way that lead to the heart of the village so the Shogun could travel to meet with his people. The peasant folk lived relatively humble lives as their small homes dwarfed in comparison to the large manors of the noble scholar gentry. The nobles secluded themselves from the common folk building walls to separate themselves.
From the shadows of these large buildings a small figure began to stir, clinging to the wall the figure began moving up the wall. He crouched low preparing to jump, once gaining his ground the strange man sprang. The man's jump was unnatural, reaching about 12 feet. Once on top o