Running And Living Chapter 2
Instantly Kenshin's hand caught hers in reflex- eyes he knew were gold met her dark pools of ocean.
Kaoru's blue eyes widened at the intense gold sent her way- she vaguely tried to pull her wrist from Kenshin's gentle grasp- a knee jerk reaction- but the rurouni didn't let up. He was frozen, in fear and desire as they raged through his blood. He didn't know what to do.
"K-kenshin? A-are you feeling alright?" Kaoru ventured timidly, her voice so unlike normal that Kenshin finally snapped out of his emotionally induced reverie. He let her hand go with wide eyes, feeling as if her soft flesh had burnt him.
'What just happened?' He silently raged at himself, trying to replace the rurouni smile with difficulty.
"H-hai Kaoru-dono, Sessha is fine, de gozaru. I-I'll just..go start dinner now." Kenshin stuttered out, shading the darkness of his golden eyes, and hoping that Kaoru just thought their color a play of light. However, as he hastily made his retreat into the dojo, the look on her face