Shikamaru must venture into Otogakure alone. His mission goes terribly wrong, and he returns to Konoha severely wounded. Ino hopes she got to him in time. While she sits and waits for him to wake, she sings him a song and unknowingly lays her feelings bare to the shadow nin. Was Shikamaru listening? Inspired by Les Miserable's "On My Own," ShikaIno. Collection of short stories.
Naruto - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,398 - Reviews: 6 - Updated: 1-8-13 - Published: 1-5-13 - Shikamaru N. & Ino Y.