Are you saying you're better than me?" Ritsu asked.
"I'm saying I'm better off without you." With that, Ryu stormed out of the room, leaving his brother in shock.
"Oh, Konoha-chan!" Kirei smiled warmly.
"Yukino-san, do you mind if I come in and stay a while?" Kiseki asked politely, although it was evident in her voice that she was exhausted.
"Mm... It seems the two could use some time apart," Kirei concluded.
"Agreed," the twins said in unison.
"Jun, the Falling Moon is approaching," the Empress warned. "I would advise that you don't return until the month's end."
"My Empress, may I ask why you have such an interest in that child?"
Tsuki and Ritsu had gone to the park together, taking a stroll along the trail that winded through the field. The brilliant displays of lights above ensured their path would not go dark, dancing in intricate patterns across the night sky.
"The wind's really picked up," Tsuki noted, pushing her hair out of her face.
"I know," Ritsu ag