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The Secret Apprentice(Naruto Only) Naruto/Sasori
Summary: Years before Naruto began his career as a Konoha Shinobi, he was taken in and taught by Sasori no Akasuna and taught the ways of Puppetry. After spending most of his childhood with the missing-nin, Naruto became the only one Sasori could truly call "Apprentice". However, Sasori sent the boy back to Konoha before he was recruited by Akatsuki, but not before having Naruto swear not to reveal his skills. During the mission to rescue Gaara from the Akatsuki, what happens when Master and Apprentice meet again after so long? Calm/Intelligent/Puppetmaster Naruto!
1- Main pairing is Naruto/Shizune (but he may have a limit of three girls)
2- Naruto MUST have three levels of puppets
3- Naruto's starting Human Puppat MUST be Kushina
4- Naruto's Advanced Puppets MUST involve him controlling them from the inside (like Sasori did with his Hiruko Puppet)
5- Kyuubi's chakra MUST affect the puppets in combat (but NOT negatively)
6- Naruto may learn healing jutsu (due to his high control learned from being apprenticed to Sasori)
7- Story MUST start during the Rescue Gaara Mission when Naruto, Sakura, Kakashi, and Chiyo confront Sasori and Deidara
8- Naruto's time with Sasori MUST be explained as flashbacks