Beauty and the Beast: Fruits Basket Style

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This is a retelling of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast”, with a “Fruits Basket” plot.

In order to save her mother, Tohru (Belle) becomes the prisoner of a hideous beast named Kyo (the beast). It turns out that Kyo, along with the rest of the Sohma family, are under a powerful curse that turned them all into animals. And unless Kyo’s heart can be opened, the spell will remain with them forever. Can Tohru reach the humanity that still lingers in Kyo’s heart before he succumbs to his curse fully?

Romance/Drama/Adventure/Friendship/Hurt & Comfort/Fantasy/Family. Pairings: Tohru and Kyo. Rated for very minor violence.

Words: 2577, Chapters: 2/15, Language: English

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