Stigande/Demon Tide X-Over: The Wolfen Knight pt18
The squad gathered in Fenris’s room. Having spoken with him about what he needed to return home, Fumiko had brought the full-length mirror from her own room as a permanent part of the furniture, deciding that his need was greater than hers. There weren’t many in the castle, but being a unit commander had its perks. As Shiro’s eyes fell on it, he found himself thinking about how much easier it would have been to show Fenris his Spirit Knight get-up if it had already been there, instead of having to rely on a faint reflection in the window. The unit members were all gathered in a loose group, facing Fenris with the feeling that they were about to lose one of their number. One by one, they stepped forward; even those who had spent less time with him were clearly affected by his departure.
Hayate stepped forward first. Wordlessly, he extended a hand, eyes full of respect and gratitude. Fenris grabbed his hand and clasped his forearm like the tradition back home, his