Shikai Nara has always lived in the shadow of her twin brother Shikamaru, because he was born first which made him the future of the Nara clan. No matter how good Shikai was, Shikamaru was always one step ahead. As smart as Shikai is, Shikamaru is always smarter. No matter what she does, Shikamaru is better at it. Now, it isn't like her brother tries to be that way, it just happens. And honestly, no one thinks he really notices that he is doing it. Shikai is placed on squad 8 with her best friend Kiba Inuzuka, Hinata Hyuga, and Shino Aburame. Now, this could lead to be a good thing since Shikai had always wanted to befrined Shino, but never had the nerve to talk to him in fear that he wouldn't like her. As time goes on, the two slowly become incredibly close. Will it lead to something else, or will Shikai always be a passing shadow? CO WRITTEN BY TWENTYONEPILOTS6 AND GAARA-PANDA. WE OWN SHIKAI.