... here for you. Now tell me what’s wrong.”
So forceful, so responsible, so hot, NO, calm down, Tsunade, she shook her head as she fought back a lecherous grin that would have shamed Jiraya, “I’m sorry Naruto, I just…can’t.”
“Don’t you trust me, Tsunade-chan,” the tone in his voice and the look on his face brought a pang of guilt and pain to Tsunade.
Tsunade had tears welling up in her eyes, “I do trust you, but it’s just... I’m afraid. Afraid that you’ll hate me, or be disgusted, or laugh at me, and I don’t think I could take that.”
This must be big, Naruto thought, she didn’t even seem this scared when Kabuto was doing that blood thing. “Tsunade-chan, you’re one of my most important people, I would never hate you,” he said in a comforting tone, placing his hand on her shoulder.
Tsunade sniffled a bit, before looking into Naruto’s eyes, “You promise?”
He smiled and nodded, “I promise.”
Her emotions getting the better of her the moment she saw that smile, she grabbed his hand, “We should talk somewhere more private,” and, after locking the office door, she walked him over to a large bookshelf and pulled out a couple books and put them back in a different order, she then bit her finger and applied a d...