...ime together, even she said she just wanted to stay friends with me, given she and I lived so far apart from each other."
"Precisely," Tenten grinned knowingly. "Just because a man and a woman had sex, does not mean they're in love with each other. It depends on the individual. Some people see sex as 'making love', thus they will not ever have casual sex without having deeper feelings for their partners. Others can easily have one-night stands due to seeing sex as physical pleasure with no deeper feelings involved. 'Friends with benefits' is precisely what it entitles - friends who can have sex for pleasure without having deeper feelings for one another."
"Oh," Naruto blinked now in comprehension, before a small smile spread across his face. "Does this mean we're 'friends with benefits'?"
Tenten sighed with a tiny grin. "I don't know whether this is just a one-time deal, Naruto. I confess that you're a great lover, and I trust you will not tell anyone else." After seeing him nod that told her he would do as she said, the brunette sighed again in relief. "You're definitely a friend, but whether we've become 'friends with benefits', I'm not sure."
"That's okay, Tenten," replied Naruto with a sincere, friendly grin. "I'm just glad to be there to help a friend in ne...