Lu sighed and pinched the bridge of his nose as he stopped beside a tree. Rolling his head back, he gave a blank stare to his shorter companion.
"Still around seven miles away," he said and got an answering groan. He frowned. "It's not that bad."
"Yeah, maybe for not for you!" Kaoru snapped, stopping beside him. "But in case you've forgotten, I'm human and don't have ridiculous stamina to spare."
"Half-human," Lu corrected with a smirk. "And you do have ridiculous stamina; you're just being lazy."
"You know, it wasn't my idea to come out here in the first place!" Kaoru growled, crossing his arms. Then he began to mimic the demon in a higher voice. "'Come on Kaoru, we have to go somewhere!' Oh, where do we need to go? 'There's something strange happening in a forest far away from a town you've never heard of, and I have to check it out.' What does that have to do with me? 'It'll be a good chance for you to get the hang of controllin