I’m not going to let anyone hurt you, I promise.
echoed in the back of her mind. Kai’s thoughts drifted back to her days in the clan with her ‘father’ and ‘brothers’. She possessed a sudden yearning for their company again.
The Goddess paused, in her walk, as she noticed the look on her fellow Shepherd’s face. It was one she had seen before, in truth… In the mirror, and in the faces of so many alternates of herself and Sakura Kyouko.
She turned, the trail white dress she bore flaring out behind her as she approached the other.
"Thinking of days gone by, Lady Kai?"