|With slight desperation Hotaru brought the final bubble blower between them. It was wholly unremarkable, and nothing like Sir Utakata's. It was small and undecorated and perfectly straight with the widening at one end, and it had been worth very little. She had brought it from an old vender who had been pressing her to leave his stall with something at least.|
Sir Utakata plucked it from her fingers. "…Bronze. Strong. Not as strong as my steal one, but still." With a sharp flick of the wrist he had opened his bamboo container of soap solution. Then, the mouthpiece of the mini-Bubble Blower hooked between his pointer and middle finger, he dipped the thing into the solution, brought it back out again, took in a short breath, and pressed it to his lips.
Bubbles. Beautiful, wonderful bubbles, dappled in rainbows, began to, one after another, slip out of the end of the bubble blower, as if only just emerging from a long tunnel and into the candlelight of her room. They were… "Beautiful…"
Chapter 3. The Mementos of Awesome People.
Hotaru seeks out Naruto after discovering her master's fate. Kakashi is sent forth to learn more about the young man and about his master's experiments. Can Konoha save Utakata from Akatsuki? ||Read here the conclusion to the filler arc.||
Sir Utakata, We Must Both Live: www.fanfiction.net/s/5810376/1…