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Coping MechanismsCoping Mechanisms by tj-dragonblade
Title: Coping Mechanisms
Author: TJ Dragonblade
Characters: Anko, Tenzou
Word Count: ~700
Notes: From the prompt 'Things that happen in Konoha at 3 am' on the lj comm naruto_meme.
Setting: Konoha, maybe ten years ago.
Summary: The dark is only scary when you don't know how to deal with it.
Just past three in the morning, Anko slips out the window of her fourth-floor apartment and shimmies soundlessly up onto the roof. It's easy enough; she's done it dozens of times when she's had nights like this. They're less common now, when there are more years separating her from the past she only half-remembers, but they haven't faded completely yet and maybe they never will.
They aren't nightmares, not exactly, the things that still interrupt her s