...ht you here because there’s something very important we need to talk about and you aren’t going anywhere until we do.”
Naruto was now fully awake, looking from Kurenai to Hinata and back with a confused look on his face. “Well what is it that’s so important?”
Kurenai turned to face her student, “Go ahead Hinata, don’t be shy. Tell him.”
Hinata’s face turned red, too shy to say anything to him. Kurenai had thought that she would act this way and sighed, knowing she’d have to say it for her.
“Hinata loves you Naruto. She has for a long time.”
Hinata hid her face in her hands, too afraid to see how he’d react. Naruto stared at her in disbelief. After a moment he looked over at Kurenai, still incredulous.
“You aren’t making this up right? She really does like me that way?”
Kurenai nodded, “I know for a fact she’s very much in love with you.”
Naruto let his gaze fall back on Hinata, “I…I don’t really know what else to say except that…I…I like you too Hinata.”
Hinata pulled her face out from behind her hands, staring at him in shock with a full face blush. She remained silent, too surprised to speak. Naruto continued.
“I’m sorry I never told you before but, I never thought I was good enough for you. I avoided you and even completely ignored you sometimes because I was hoping I would forget about you. I always told myself that y...