She crouched down and pulled the pup into her arms. ''This is... touching.''

''Feh, I'd rather say annoying.''

She shot him a glare.

''Now, don't say that, Inuyasha.'' Miroku scolded. ''You're just jealous Kagome's back now.'' He turned to Kagome and winked.

Sango rolled her eyes. ''Touga was frantic and jumpy for a few days after you went back home. He was clawing at the well and whining most of the time, and growling at us when not. He calmed down after Inuyasha comforted him and explained, saying that you'd be back. I'm still in awe at that.'' Kirara mewled her consent from her lap. ''He followed Inuyasha everywhere after.''