Kisa sighed as he left the Marukawa building. It was early in the cycle, and he'd been hoping to spend time with Yukina while they still could. He'd tried throughout the day to reach him, but texts went unanswered and direct calls went straight to voicemail. He tried not to think about the worst-case scenario, though. Yukina was a full-time student and had a part-time job. There were a million reasons for Yukina being busy that didn't involve him avoiding Kisa.
He took out his cell phone and pressed Yukina's speed dial, thinking he'd try one last time before heading home and locking himself in so he could become reacquainted with his right hand. He fully didn't expect Yukina to answer, which was why he blinked in surprise when he heard a click and a very miserable-sounding, "Hello?"
"Yukina?" Kisa stopped walking and leaned against a nearby building. "What's the matter? You sound terrible.