Naruto - One of the BoysTemari doesn't respect TenTen because she has no reason to.Naruto - One of the Boys9 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
Temari knows what it's like to fight with the boys. She knows what it's like to be kicked in the ribs and smashed into the wall and have your hair pulled and a tooth knocked out; she knows what it's like to break someone's nose and their arm and their leg, to smash their face into the dirt until they can't breathe and have to have three other people pull her off him so he won't suffocate.
She knows what it's like to have the grudging respect of the boys, given to her only because she can beat them to a bloody pulp.
Temari knows what it's like to be one of the boys.
TenTen can fight and dodge and hold her own, but she doesn't know what it's like to fight with the boys.
She doesn't know the feeling of fighting without weapons, of brawling with only your hands and feet and teeth as protection.
She doesn't know the feeling of won respect. Neji and Lee accepted her as she was, as a girl, when they first formed their