As soon as the fighting had begun it had come to a sudden stop.
"Naruto!" Kakashi raised his voice but the blonde only glared at him with shining red eyes.
"No! I won't let you hurt her!" The fox cloak was slowly covering his entire body, two tails forming behind him. "I don't care what the law says, she's my friend!"
A lion made out of ink came charging from behind Sakura but before it managed to get close enough it was cut in half by a katana. Sasuke's katana. He took one look at his former teammate and then turned towards Sakura, holding out his hand to her.
"Yes." Sakura let him pull her up on her feet. She stept in close to his side.
Onyx eyes met red ones. Naruto looked between his two friends. One he had come to think of as his 'brother' and the other he had had a crush on since forever.
"If something ever happens to her I'll hunt you down and kill you myself."
"Wait!" Kakashi charged forward but was hit by a large orange tail, sendi