...g free. Besides, what man can compete with the beauty of Yame-chan."
The waitress knew it was coming, but still blushed.
"Riku-chan stop. I told you I'm spoken for." Ayame said this got the attention of the men at the counter.
"Who stole you from us Ayame." One of them asked.
She laughed. "Not telling." She put the rest of the orders down and turned to look at Riku who smirked.
The morning passed keeping them busy. Ayame and Riku put on a show of dancing which had several of the men leaving large tips and leaving the ramen stand in a daze when Riku had stolen a kiss from Ayame. Which had knocked many of them out.
Riku peeked over the counter divider and saw Shikamaru and Choji.
"Hey boys." Ayame greeted them.
She filled their water and waited.
"Have you seen Naruto?" Shikamaru asked.
Choji looked and saw a beautiful dark haired girl behind the counter. "Yeah, he was supposed to work today."
Ayame shrugged. "He had something important to do." She gestured to Riku. "This is a former school mate of mine. Riku, this is Choji Akimichi and Shikamaru Nara. Choji fills in for me lately while I work at the tower."
"Nice to meet you both." Riku said. And she just couldn't seem to help herself. "S...