C & C welcome, not to mention needed.
By: Angela Jewell
Disclaimer: Didn’t own them then, don’t own them now . . . and yes, this fact still upsets me.
Warning: This story is mature/adult, so please respect its rating. Later on, it touches upon issues that may serve as a trigger to some, so if you’re easily affected or offended, please steer clear of this story.
He watched her closely; the girl who would be his bride.
In the five years he hadn’t seen her, she had changed. Gone was the snot-nosed, short-haired, angry little tomboy, the stubborn princess who would choose a good fight in the mud over acting like a lady any day. At eighteen now, she came across as surprisingly mature and self-assured—just like Kasumi and Nabiki. And though she tried to hide it, she couldn’t quite disguise her lineage; any fool in the marketplace could have picked her out as r