People often asked how Natsu became a Shinigami, because when they saw her, it was all a waggling tongue of excuses, forced compliance, and a forgetful memory that anyone could see. That or she was normally napping away; under the desk, in the trees, etc. It's the wrong question. It's why; an answer lying under the molten heat of the summer sun. Companion story to Building a Home.
Rated: T - English - Chapters: 29 - Words: 121,381 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 9/23 - Published: 2/24 - Ichigo K., K. Urahara, OC