Title: The Miko's Sacrifice
Warning: Angst, (minor) character death
Word Length: 2,954
Summary: She never wanted to be a savior, but now she held humanity's fate in her hands.
Author's Note: Written for paynesgrey, on commission for the 2011 help_japan fandom charity auction.
Disclaimer: The Inuyasha concept, storyline, and characters are copyright Rumiko Takahashi and Viz Media.
Kikyo glanced up, eyeing the sunlit sky with a trace of suspiciousness. A hint of trepidation prickled the skin at the nape of her neck, which was usually the first sign that something ominous was about to happen. She searched the pale blue morning skyline for the barest note of darkness, but there was none. Nevertheless, she tightened her grip on Kaede's hand as they