The next day, after Ino left to shower and change, I instantly felt huge. I examined myself in the mirror, expecting to have a bulging belly but I actually looked quite normal. I did not feel like it though; it must be the hormones.
Ino left right after I got out of the shower and said she would return with food and Hinata. When she returned I was delighted to find that not only had Hinata come but she had brought some of her cooking. Hinata's cooking is the best and simply tastes and smells of home and comfort.
"Are you ok Sakura-chan?" Hinata said in her calming voice when she hugged me.
"Well, yes, but there's something that I want to tell you. . . You see, you're the only one that will know what I'm going through. I'm pregnant."
"Congratulations! I'm so happy for you and Sasuke!" She embraced me once more and even kissed my cheek. "Having Haru was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. You'll see that the love you'll have for your baby will be unlike anythin