HitsuKarin Ch 4: Help From the Shoten
Hitsugaya felt himself regaining consciousness, and wondered why he felt like there was a hole in his chest. Then his memories came crashing down around him. Toshiro forced himself to sit up, and he realized that he wasnt alone in the room. The first person he noticed was the fourth seat of the 4th squad, Hanatarou.
Ichigo-san! Hes awake!
A spiky orange head popped around the doorway. Toshiro only managed to get one word out before
--the Substitute Shinigami punched him full in the face. Toshiro fell back onto his pallet with a bleeding nose. Ichigo sat down next to him and folded his arms.
Hanatarou looked at the two shinigami before realizing that he had pressing business elsewhere. He disappeared with a speed to rival Ichigos Bankai.
Kurosaki, I Ichi