Minato keeps his promise to spring Kakashi from the hospital—and brings Rin home as well, for their first family dinner since Kakashi joined ANBU.
Naruto and his new housekeeper visit Kakashi in the hospital, bringing jello and presents, and dredging up old memories.
There are no perfect ways to cope. But Minato finds a little comfort with his student and his son, and at Kakashi’s insistence, a hot bath.
A week after the Guardian Twelve’s attempted coup, Minato returns home with more burdens than just bodies.
Mission complete and reports filed, Kakashi and Ryouma trudge back to the barracks and their beds. But when they’re waylaid by a small blond whirlwind, plans—and attitudes—change.