I do not own InuYasha or any of the characters created by Rumiko Takahashi
Lightning flashed outside, shortly followed by a loud rumble of thunder. Suddenly the wailing of a small child split the night.
Its all right, baby, Kagome said as she picked the child up. InuYasha got up, and went to stir up the fire and light the lamp as she tried to nurse the small boy. He suckled a moment, then, making an angry face, began to cry again as more thunder crashed.
Kagome got out of bed trying to calm her child, then sat down next to InuYasha at the fire pit. In the flickering light, her eyes were very heavy, even as she rocked her son, trying to calm him.
Get some sleep, Koibito, InuYasha said, taking the small, unhappy black-haired child out of his wifes arms. He ran a gentle finger along the outside of the babys small, shell-like ear. No need for both