Summary: Seven years after the final war, Naruto stands for his nomination as Hokage. At the same time, Hinata is preparing to enter her role as the head of the Hyuga clan. She quickly realizes the Hyuga clan is on the verge of splitting because of their politics. Despite the peace between the Great five Shinobi nations, conflict still exists. Naruto and the other Kages are concerned about the turmoil from the smaller villages. In these discerning times, Naruto and Hinata have never been more determined to honor their Ninja way: to never go back on their words and never give up.
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A sharp and crisp cold breeze cut through the night air. The trees in Konoha rustled a sweet melody. The village was calm and contented, fully trusting the loyal and fearless shinobi who protected it.
"Sasuke-kun!" Lee shouted, disturbing any tranquility the night offered, "I challenge you to fifty laps around Konoha’s border!"
Sasuke’s stoic single eye regarded Lee for a moment. He then let a smirk cross his face, “Alright,” he agreed, “You know I will win this one.”
"Not a chance." Lee replied unstrapping his weights. Both of them lined up on an imaginary line.