Scarred Wings [Raika]

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Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:49 pm

He couldn't help but crash...

He had been flying with his daughter on his back for far too long, after all he had gone through and all that flying his energy was almost entirely depleted and evading Kumo's security was no joke. Regardless of his level of sanity, the fact that he was recognized as a criminal was still very much true, entry into Kumo through legal means was out of the question...even with his daughter he knew he would be arrested on sight. But it wasn't all bad, the night sky was covered in black clouds and lightning as a heavy curtain of rain poured down on the two figures, both covered in black. He was naked with the exception of his torn pants, however his torso and limbs were covered in black scales and on his back his unconscious daughter was naked but covered by his long black cloak and thanks to that camouflage they were able to avoid being spotted. Unfortunately he had all but run out of energy by the time they got there, forcing them to crash land on a dark alley between two houses.
Instinct took over as they reached the solid ground bellow and he protected his daughter's body with his own, furthering the many injuries he already had. He had recently found out what it was like to not be able to instantly heal any injury and the thought that having that psycho in his head again wouldn't be a bad idea crossed his mind for a second.

His body cried out as he rose to his feet, flood mixing with the rain water running down his body and the scales that previously covered his body began vanishing along with the long black wings. His red eyes noticed a light by the exit of the alley and then a man alongside it. The man approached him with a weapon in hand, he was a guard on patrol, he figured that the man must have seen them fall from the sky...he couldn't let that man identify them. His right hand released his daughter's leg and grabbed the man by the face, covering his eyes and raising him up from the ground against the wall, he was weakened but still strong enough to lift the man easily...however more blood spilled from his body from the effort. His hand suddenly began glowing a shade of blue and a word of apology left his lips in a coarse and barely audible voice, before he began to drain the man of his chakra. Thoughts of killing the man crossed his mind as his red eyes focused on the struggling figure. Slowly the man stopped struggling and eventually moving as he was losing consciousness...he thought of killing the man, it was the best thing to do if he wanted to remain unseen in that place but then her face appeared in his mind and he released the now unconscious individual. Killing him would only bring more problems, the alley was dark enough and the light barely touched him, he hoped the man had not been able to see any important features.

Keeping to the shadows, using the chakra he had just gathered, he finally reached his destination. But then he stopped, the rain falling on both bodies as he stood there, thinking if it was really the best thing to do...if asking for her help was really wise...if she would actually help him. The sound of his daughter breathing snapped him out of it, even if she wouldn't help him...he knew she would never turn down his daughter, if need be he would leave her and search another way for himself.
With that he finally rose his hand and knocked...by then the pool of blood and water under his feet was already wider than both bodies together...it was all his blood, he made sure that she was out of danger physically...the only big problem was her mental state and for now she was sleeping soundly.
When the door opened he looked up, his long red hair sticking to his face but still showing his red eyes and the equally red blood that ran down from his head. He tried to smile but for some odd reason he just couldn't, he simply looked up at the silver haired woman he had hurt...he had killed years before and bowed his head.

"Help her...Raika..."

The words were forced out of his throat as his body gave in, his tired mind shut down and he fell at her feet, on top of his own blood.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:50 pm

The simple shock of his sudden appearance, all that blood... kept her frozen in place for a moment.

And then she was carefully picking up first Maya, then Ryuuchi, throwing each over one of her shoulders before swiftly heading back inside, sliding the door shut with her foot.




Maya was out of danger, her injuries quickly healed, but Ryuuchi....

Raika kneeled beside him as he laid on a futon, blood still seeping out as she washed each wound before healing it, the cloth and water she was using turning crimson.

First came the critical injuries, the deep slashes.

The locations and numbers, the scars and improperly healed injuries....

...he'd been tortured.

And if Maya was with him, she'd probably gone through hell, too....

Silent tears slipped down Raika's cheeks as she worked to heal her friend, quietly cursing.

Brown eyes widened and the woman froze as a bloodied hand gently brushed her tears away, and her head turned to look into red eyes....

"Ryuuchi...."

Suddenly she was forming handsigns, grabbing his hand with her own....

The next moment she was on the floor, gasping, and Ryuuchi had managed to sit up, looking very pissed.

"I... [badword]."

Just an instant... all that pain....

He'd felt an instant of relief, and that was worth it.

Raika was still feeling the aftereffects as she slowly pushed herself back into a sitting position, her body trembling as she met his gaze again, silent sadness meeting his fury.

And then she went back to gently washing and healing his injuries, brown eyes focused on her work.

"...Ryuuchi.... Stay here for a while. My house is open to you, just make sure you're not seen by anybody in the street or in the skies.... Maya's asleep in the next room for now, looks like she'll be out for a while. Ah... this one didn't heal properly, I'm going to have to cut it back open. Hold still."

Her eyes trained on the injury to his side, she picked up a scalpel she had sterilized and set aside earlier, gently placing her fingers on either side of the injury to stretch the skin before she carefully, swiftly sliced as deep as the injury had been when it was made before setting aside the scalpel and forming handsigns, the green glow of medical chakra soon being applied to the injury to knit it properly back together.

There were so many gashes and bruises.... Gentle hands healed a particularly large one on his chest to ease some of his pain.

He was so pale, too....

A small pill bottle that had been knocked over by her fall was picked up and opened, shaking out a few tiny red spheres into her palm, picking them up with her other hand and holding them in front of his mouth until he opened it, sad, gentle brown eyes gazing into red as she placed them on his tongue, "Chew and swallow," before she resumed cleaning and healing his injuries....
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:30 pm

He drifted in and out of consciousness for a while, every nerve in his body fired signals of pain every time he was awake but the pitch black scene that opened before him when he out wasn't a relief either. He could feel Raika's hands on his body, cleaning and treating his wounds but the relief he felt each time a wound was healed was a little lifeboat amidst a storm in a sea of pain.
His vision slowly started to focus after a while and he saw something that was like a dagger in the heart, Raika was crying. The woman was crying for someone like him...someone that had caused her pain, the man that had killed her, it didn't matter that Drake had been the one in control...he was still in there and he did nothing to stop him until it was too late. How she could cry for someone like him boggled his mind...and before he knew it his hand was staining her face, replacing tears with blood.

Then the sudden wonderful feeling filled his body, no more pain or suffering...nothing. But in his mind he instantly knew that for something like that to happen, Raika had to be doing something abnormal...and it was confirmed when he caught a glimpse of her body contorting in pain. His body reacted before his mind gave the order, pushing her away...away from him and away from the pain. Rage clouded his mind then as he glared back at her, he was angry at her for doing something so foolish and angry at himself for allowing her to feel that pain. His body was shaking as he tried to keep it sitting up, the arm that held his body up shook violently, nearly succumbing to the pain and exhaustion, which would make him fall back...but he didn't, not until Raika moved to him and he could see in her eyes that she wouldn't try to do something like that again.

Then came the re-opening of wounds. It was only natural, he was tortured and received little medical attention, only enough to be kept alive for it would be a shame if he died too soon. He thought he would scream in pain when he saw the scalpel approach his skin, but surprisingly the same instinct he had when he was being tortured kicked in, not crying out loud no matter how painful it was. He gritted his teeth tight, it felt like they were going to crack but luckily a Kirinketsu's fangs were always quite powerful and sturdy. He released not a single sound but a groan here and there as she cut him open again, like he had been cut during the past year or so...however with much more care and without a hint of malice...it was different.

But then his daughter's face came up and as if a magic his body jumped up and for a second he stood up completely, looking down at Raika. His vision starting to blur again, he could make out her outlines and colours but that was it.

"Stop...Maya...her first..."

And he felt his body give away again, falling face first into the ground like a sack of potatoes. He could feel Raika's hands on him again and a weird jumbled up noise filled his ears...yet he still managed to say a few words before losing consciousness for good. The words told Raika of Maya's own torture...just two or three words were enough...he wanted Raika to know...so she knew exactly what to do to his daughter.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:16 pm

Raika caught him just before he hit the floor, gently lowering him back onto the futon... only to clench her jaw at her friend's final words before he lost consciousness.

...why had they gone through so much?

His life was out of danger for now, so... she could go tend to Maya again.

How had she missed it the first time?

She hadn't thought to look.

And as Raika left Ryuuchi's room and opened the door to Maya's, she pulled a scroll from the holders at her waist, unsealing the rape kit.




She hadn't slept since they first appeared at her door.

The blood from when he had wiped away her tears was still there, now dried and black, forgotten.

A dragon had been sent to the medical department, placing Tsukiyo in charge while she took some leave for personal time.

And now, it was two mornings after, and Raika sat there, watching over Ryuuchi as he tossed and turned, the occasional groan breaking the silence. A small green dragon was watching over Maya in the next room.

The futon he slept on was clean, all his physical injuries finally healed... she was exhausted.

A gentle hand reached out, touching his shoulder, and red eyes snapped open to stare at her.

Brown eyes watched as he slowly sat up... before she approached, wordlessly wrapping her arms around him in a gentle hug and pulling him close.
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:00 pm

He had no idea how long he had been asleep, but he could feel that a while had passed since that stormy night. He was already half awake when her hand on his shoulder pulled him out of the dream world completely. Twenty years surviving a bored psychotic demon had toughened his mind, he lived through a year of torture without breaking down once...even when his mind was weakened due to Chiyoko's soul switching...he didn't break, not mentally at least. But even so nightmares still bothered him, he saw them constantly every time he slept, it started when Chiyoko's soul merged with his own, the unrelenting guilty of his past actions haunted him, allowing her to torture him as a form of punishing himself as well. Now, with his soul restored, he didn't so much as feel guilt about his past actions, he understood that Drake was the only to hold the weapon, the one to sink the blade into others and the one to reap their lives...the only guilt he felt was the guilt of hiding from Drake and not stopping him when he should have.

Her eyes calmed him down after awaking, his body still hurt with every single movement but compared to the pain he had bee feeling before...it was paradise. And it only got better, he felt her arms around him, the warmth of her body, even though his body was always unusually hot, it felt like her body was much, much warmer than he ever was. He froze for a few moments as she hugged him, unconsciously he found himself sinking his face into her shoulder and taking a deep breathe but then the situation finally registered in his brain.
He placed both hands on her shoulders and pushed her away, looking around the room before locking eyes with her again. Raika had deep dark circles under her eyes, her muscles were tense and he could feel slight popping here and there from the exhaustion, even her breathing wasn't normal and her chakra levels were low. As he checked her chakra by closing one eye, he also saw Maya in the next room, it was a relief that she seemed ok, physically at least. He didn't ask Raika about Maya, he knew that she was in good hands. However he also knew that while Raika was amazing at treating others, she wasn't as good at taking care of herself in situations like those.

"When was the last time you've slept Raika?"

He asked looking at her dead in eye, forcing himself to look intimidating to get a truthful answer out of her.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:28 pm

He was so warm....

Her exhaustion was so close to getting the better of her now that he was awake, and her head was drooping before Ryuuchi suddenly pushed her away, looking around the room before meeting her tired gaze.

The intimidation was unnecessary, but the question itself brought a faint smile to her lips.

This was a nice change from the past... hopefully he would remain sane now that Drake was gone. Yes, she'd used her Yamiyo Arashigan while he was asleep to check his energies, and the distinct lack of Drake's chakra had surprised her, but... Raidra was gone, too. Probably entirely different reasons, though.

"This is the second morning since you showed up, so... three days, two nights, maybe?"

She slowly stood, swaying for a moment from side to side as she rubbed her eyes, only now remembering the dried blood on her cheek... she'd wash it off later.

"But anyway... you haven't eaten, and from how many ribs you're showing, you probably haven't been eating well.... I'll make something."

Asking about what had happened could wait for later... when she wasn't exhausted.

Cooking when she was exhausted probably wasn't the best idea, either, but oh well, she thought as she headed for the door, pondering what to make.... Something that wouldn't be too heavy on the stomach... maybe rice and miso, or... something. Protein would probably be good....
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:41 am

He knew it...she was horrible at taking care of herself while others were in her mind.
He felt his muscles crying out as he stood up, they had tasted the sweet blissful state of rest in a long time and right after his mind was telling them to start working once again. He had rested for three days and two nights but that wouldn't be enough for a years worth of pain to vanish, luckily he was grate at baring pain and not showing it.

He grabbed her hand and turned her body around to face him, his mouth had already forced a smile and his left index finger was rising up to meet her forehead. There was look of surprise in he eyes as they met his and then nothing, she closed them and her body fell over his...he actually had to take a step back to keep his balance over the sudden dead weight falling on him. He was weakened and hurt but he still had enough power within him to using a minor genjutsu to put an exhausted Raika to sleep. He carefully laid her down on the futon and covered her body to keep her warm, she needed to rest...she deserved to rest.
Was it pride or worry that made him do it? He didn't quite know himself.

Swaying and stumbling he eventually made his way to the room Maya was in. The little dragon inside tilted it's head at him but he smiled and gestured for silence, the creature understood the meaning, nodding to him and laid on the ground. Then Ryuuchi just sat there for a while, next to his daughter as she was still asleep, brushing her white hair from her face and checking her forehead for any kind of fever, but she seemed fine, Raika had done n excellent job...and now it was time for him to do his. After a while of just sitting there pondering what best to do he got to his feet and moved to the black coat that laid on the ground on a corner of the room. Searching the pockets he found four bracelets and a pendant, the only items he had taken with him when he left.
The pendant gave off a faint bluish-white glow and a voice came out, asking how he was...Ryuuchi simply responded to the question with another, asking it how long ago had Maya been taken and it responded, thankfully not even a month.
He put the metal, wooden, icy and faery bracelets inside his coat again and laid the pendant next to Maya, then he sat down and began his two hour long work of sealing her memories...a whole month's worth of memories.

He was exhausted, but still well enough to do a bit more work, he had to. Leaving his daughter's side he left for the kitchen, his body still swaying with each step. The first thing he did was take a banana and began eating it, he needed a bit of energy while he looked around for what Raika had in her kitchen. It had been a while since he lived alone or cooked food but he'd also spend most of his childhood alone and cooking for himself, it was like ridding a bicycle...hopefully.
The meal he prepared wasn't much, in the meantime another banana reached his stomach. After setting down the miso soup, the rice and the grilled fish he wondered if waking up Raika was the best choice but stopped himself, she hadn't been asleep for long and he wanted her to rest a bit more. Thus he began eating alone in that unfamiliar kitchen, his cooking wasn't something praise worthy but then again anything that satisfied his stomach was more than welcome at that point.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:36 am

Bleary brown eyes stared at the wall, slowly putting together why she was sleeping in a room other than her own....

Eventually she rubbed her eyes with a sigh, muttering, "Dammit Ryuuchi...." before she sat up, running her hands through her hair to straighten it out and tossing the blanket to the side.

A quick use of her doujutsu to take stock of the situation, and soon Raika was at the door to her kitchen as Ryuuchi was eating, brown eyes glaring at red in mild annoyance for a long moment before she sighed softly in defeat as she entered the kitchen, passing by Ryuuchi where he sat and gently ruffling his hair in passing.

"By that point you could've hugged me and I would have passed out, you didn't have to waste your chakra...."

She opened up a cabinet, pulling out two small packets and retrieving a pair of tea mugs, filling both with water before emptying the dried contents of the packets into the mugs, chakra flowing to heat up and swirl the water, an odd but pleasant herbal, fruity scent filling the air.

After a while of heating she set one by Ryuuchi's food for him, drinking from the other as she leaned back against the counter. It was a personal brew she'd developed in her genin years, a subtle mix of herbs, spices, and ground-up dried fruits blending together to make a sort of fruity tea that provided both a nice energy boost and relaxing effect. A contented sigh escaped her lips as she lowered the drink.

"If you feel up to it when you're done eating, I can give you a quick tour...." She paused, setting down her tea and retrieving a small notepad and pen from the counter, writing away. "Got any foods you like, foods you hate? Any you're allergic to?"

Suddenly she was back in mednin-mode, writing up a potential food plan to help get her friend back to a more normal dietary pattern without rushing his weakened stomach....
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Fri Aug 24, 2012 1:17 pm

He never expected her to wake up so soon, he had planned on preparing something for her before she woke up as he figured she hadn't had anything to eat either. That's why when he saw Raika by the kitchen entrance he stopped eating, meeting her glare with his own calm stare. But she soon looked away and he resumed eating, though he didn't expect her to ruffle his hair like that, it felt good...better than it should, though by then any human contact that didn't result in pain was pure bliss to him.

"Careful Raika, you're making it sound like you actually want me to hug you..."

He joked after her words, his mouth still half full and showing no manners, though he was more preoccupied with filling his stomach than with proper dinning etiquette, which he never had to begin with. He also thought it best not to mention that the chakra he used for the genjutsu had been taken by a guard days before waking up.
They remained in silence while Raika prepared her tea and he gobbled down the quickly decreasing food on the table. The smell of the tea she placed on the table in front of him was wonderfully intoxicating and he wasted no time pouring it down his throat, ignoring how hot it was, though to him it felt only lukewarm.

When Raika spoke again about giving him a tour of her place and taking note about him, Ryuuchi was already about done eating. He didn't respond her immediately, he simply finished the last grain of rice and placed the bowl and chopsticks down. Slowly his right hand rose to massage his neck while his head turned to her, showing a dead serious look in his eye, completely directed to her own brown eyes.

"You're not gonna ask?"

He questioned her and remained silent afterward. He didn't elaborate on what she should be asking him but he knew that she knew what he meant, that he was asking her if she wasn't going to question him about his wounds, how he had gotten in such a condition, why was Drake not in his system, how did Maya get mixed up in it and end up in such a state...what the hell had happened in the last year.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:41 pm

Brown eyes met red for a long moment before her gaze lowered, quietly studying his exposed chest.

She could point out every scar that was a wound she had just healed, or cut open and rehealed.

...she'd been thinking about it without thinking about it, stripping away almost all emotion to analyze it all from a medical standpoint to avoid thinking about the hell he had gone through.

"...I was going to wait until you'd recovered more."

Another excuse.

Her jaw clenched for a moment before she sighed, setting the notepad and pen back on the counter and picking up her tea, joining him at the table at sitting down.

Brown eyes stared at the tea before she took another sip and set it down on the wood, partially turning in her chair to look at Ryuuchi, meeting his gaze again, suddenly looking very sad and very worn.

"...how long?"

How long had he been tortured?
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Fri Aug 24, 2012 5:34 pm

"A year, I was told."

He calmly said still rubbing his neck with his right hand. He stopped looking Raika in the eyes and looked up to the ceiling, eyes unfocused...not really paying attention to anything above his head, he simply wanted to look elsewhere while remembering it all.

"First six months I had Drake healing me so she did as she pleased...when Drake left she couldn't go too overboard so she took to messing with things up here."

He spoke while moving his torso forward, his arms raising and pushing the bowls, plates and chopsticks from in front of him and crossing them on top of the table. Still avoiding her gaze he moved his head down to meet his arms, gently burying his face in them. As he closed his eyes and release a sigh he began remembering...or rather, trying to remember the memories that Chiyoko had taken from him, but only darkness filled the places where he once held dear moments of his life. His father and brother, he knew there were good times they had spent together...but he only remembered the bad. Many people he once called friends were either faceless or the memories that were kept were so bleak that they were no better than strangers or even enemies. Even his second meeting with Raika...gone. She couldn't do much to torture his mind...but taking away his fondest memories was a great way to punish him.
But he still held on to some good ones, many in fact...she wasn't as good as she thought she was...

"Eh...suppose I had it coming, I didn't really try to run away either. Still...if she hadn't involved Maya, I'd still be there."

Only then did he look up at Raika, but it was a glare filled with rage and murder intent...Drake wasn't the only one capable of showing such eyes. His fists tightened, enough that his knuckles turned white, in his head he was reliving the moment he found out about Maya...the moment that took him over the edge and made him see only red.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:03 pm

Gentle hands came to a rest atop his fists as quiet brown eyes held his gaze, lightly tugging his arms apart as she rose and crossed the distance between them... only to hug him close, burying her face in the warmth of his shoulder for a long moment before she spoke, her soft voice half-muffled by his flesh....

"You know... I never said hugs weren't welcome."

A year....

A year of pain and torture.

A year that would have been longer if the torturer hadn't captured Maya and told him.

A deep flash of anger rose in her heart at the thought of the cruel person who had hurt the two of them, mixing with the sadness that still lingered for his pain....

And then she sighed, soft and slow, releasing the tension built up in her muscles, and hugged him closer, feeling his warmth.

Though... this time, if he tried to push her away, she wasn't letting go.

She shifted her head so that her cheek rested against his flesh, brown eyes looking up at him.

"So... what did you mean by Drake 'left'?"
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:41 pm

He tried to push her away again when her arms embraced him but unlike last time, she didn't let him...not that he made much of an effort to pull her away in the first place.

"Abandoned ship when he could...then I killed him...simple as that."

He didn't quite elaborate on the subject, though there wasn't much to elaborate, Drake did leave Ryuuchi for Chiyoko the first chance he had, he had grown tired of the weak state Ryuuchi was in. Once he was out, it became easy for Ryuuchi to get rid of him when the right time came around.

He stayed silent for a few moments, just enjoying her embrace before he found himself embracing her tightly, burying his face in her to block his eyes and took a deep breath. It wasn't just during the time he had been torture...it had been years since he held a person and it was lovingly reciprocated.

"I'm free though..."

He said, his voice muffled by her clothing.

"Raika...I'm not a good person, I never was and never will be...but...I'm not him, not anymore. What he did to you..."

He bit his lip,not knowing how to continue.

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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Raika » Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:24 pm

"Ryuuchi...."

Her voice was soft, gentle.

"The last thing I saw before I died... were your tears. Raidra brought me back, and destroyed herself to do it.... I miss her, but she didn't want to cause me any more pain. The world's enough pain as it is."

She laughed softly, tiredly.

"Everyone has weak moments, everyone makes mistakes. I'm here. I'm alive."

She gently pushed him back a bit, staying within his arms but getting to the point where they could look each other in the eye, and a gentle finger lightly traced the scarring around and on his left eyelid as he closed it in reflex....

"Sorry... I'm glad it healed properly."
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Re: Scarred Wings [Raika]

PostPosted by Ryuuchi » Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:58 pm

He held on to her just listening to her speak. Honestly he didn't know what to feel, he felt relief upon hearing those words however his brain shot messages of guilt that seemed to butt heads with the sudden rush of relief. However, her embrace, her body heat through he clothes, the pressure her arms applied to his body, the sound of her breathing and even the slight movements of her body...seemed to calm him down to a point he had long forgotten he could reach.

Then she traced the scar she had made before he...no, Drake forced her to end her own life and eventually lose a friend in return for her soul back. She commented on how it healed properly...of course it did, Drake was at his best at the time...a wound like that was nothing and with his other skills regenerating an eye was quick and efficient.
Ryuuchi locked eyes with Raika again, it seemed like he had done that more times since he arrived at her home than he ever had since they first met. His hand grabbed the one that touched his scar and he smiled.

"You know Raika...keep being nice and showering me with all this affection and I might misunderstand things and kiss you..."

The characteristic smirk returned and he jokingly told her. At first when the words popped into his head he found them amusing and perfect to ease the tension he had created...he hated that tension, but he loved to laugh and make those he cared about laugh with him. However as he spoke them...the thought of actually doing it, of it not being a joke actually started sounding...quite good, in his head.

"So unless you're planning on either punching me through the wall after or walk away right now...I think I'll just go ahead and do it."

He said moving the other hand to her cheek, not taking his eyes, his now calm eyes off of her own, awaiting for her to laugh, look away, push him away or even hit him...anything.

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