Hiko beats his teachings into his little pupil.
Master and pupil cross blades for the first time.
Hiko and Kenshin go fishing.
After Kenshin masters the basics of kenjutsu, Hiko begins his training in the actual Mitsurugi moves, the first of which is the So Ryu Sen. Is Kenshin strong enough to master the move?
Shortly after taking Kenshin as his student, Hiko mulls over his choice of pupils.
One month after taking Shinta as his apprentice, Hiko continues to break the little redhead in. What fun and torture awaits young Kenshin?
Upon being rescued by a large master swordsman, Shinta leaves his old identity behind and begins the life of the warrior.
Shinta grows up, enduring the hardship of life as a peasant farmer along with his parents and elder brothers, who do their best to protect him. Little does he know that life will only be harder in the end.
This is a story I had to write as an entry to a scholarship. Its about a separate story in the world of Fairy Tail.