No matter how much you target the Leaf Village, there will be a new Hokage who will inherit my will, and become the pillar to protect the House of the Leaf!
- The Third Hokage
From the Personal Diary of Haruno Sakura 21 May, 112th Year of the Leaf
Weve been on the run now for weeks. We couldnt go to the Village of the Sand, as weve been labeled official criminals and enemies of the Fire Country. Temari brought us that warning. Also, she bore the horrible news that war had begun on the northern borders of the Wind Country. After staying with us for a day, Shikamaru gave her the toad Kurenai was in. Kurenai would soon need to come out of stasis or she would die. Temari promised to get her to the Sands hospital under the highest secrecy, but it doesnt look good for my teacher and friend. Im still so worried.
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