"Happy birthday," he murmured once more, as if the rising sun had begun the day anew.
Two pairs of eyes scanned over the city, the golden pair sweeping over a few memorable landmarks.
The empty lot where his family home had once stood, kept barren upon request.
The city square, built up around Fei Long.
The Bolt HQ where the two spent most of their nights, and the water treatment plant where they had sparred with Kenji.
The highrise building where Operation Faris had taken place, and in the distance, one of Kumogakure's famous mountains; farther beyond that, the sites of Operations Atropine and Flying Torch.
Kumogakure, their village, their home.