one piece oc — ekari cautelosa
these ideas are solely based for my one piece oc, ekari and possible ships for her! however, i would be willing to try these out with other characters/fandoms as well!
Character: Roronoa Zoro
Plot 1: 'Sword Skiing'
— Zoro has always been amazed at Ekari's swordsmanship when he first saw it in action. The two grow close as they visited sword shops, told tales of their ambitions, and even had occasional spars together. Zoro then asked why Ekari became a swordswoman. She said she didn't want to, but became one because of her devil fruit. The power of the fruit's sword allowed her to restore her village. This was shocking for Zoro, but he still praised her and her abilities. With this comfort, she started to like Zoro, not for his muscular physique and power, but for his kind heart that hid in his mysterious gaze. Soon enough, the two spar days after this encounter, and the spar might take an unexpected turn.
Plot 2: 'Beer Walking'
— On a quiet night in Ekari's village, she happened to stumble upon Zoro, the swordsman of the Straw Hat Pirates. He seemed lost and a bit thirsty, looking for something to wake him up on a warm night. Ekari offered Zoro some sake, which the man definitely accepted. Seeing how kind the woman was, Zoro appreciated her skillful mind and her kind gestures. Ever since the Straw Hats had made their pitstop at Ekari's village, the woman grew very fond of all the pirates on the crew, but Zoro felt respected, and he liked that. After grabbing drinks, Ekari shyly asked if he'd like to go for a walk as they drink, to which Zoro accepted. This night walk evoked feelings in the male and he soon realizes that it wasn't because he was drunk.
Plot 3: 'I Don't Party'
— After spending days on this exciting island, Ekari invites the Straw Hat Pirates to a special party for them before they leave. All Straw Hats accept this offer, except for the swordsman Zoro. The man seemed unamused and stern, polishing his swords and focusing more on his ambition. Ekari realized how stern the man is and sat down to talk with him. Zoro was focused on becoming stronger he almost forgot how to have fun. The woman talks to him about enjoying himself, because that's a reason to keep fighting. Spending time with your friends makes you stronger within your will and heart. During the night of the party. Zoro is seen at the party, and he's enjoying his time. Ekari is glad, and the next morning, Zoro thanks the lady with a human touch gesture.
Character: Portgas D. Ace
Plot 1: 'Let Me Take You Dancing'
— Ace is a carefree man, and enjoys all the parties the village hosts. However, he had his eyes on a beautiful dancer who swayed greatly with the funky beats as well as the soothing ones. One night, the village hosted a grand festival for the newcomers on their island and how greatly they've benefited them. During the party, Ace asks Ekari, the Cereza Pirates Captain, for a dance. Accepting this offer, the two dancing together, somewhat in romantic fashion. The touch of the woman make Ace's heart skip a beat, he couldn't believe it. He wanted to show her how he felt, but a dance wasn't enough.
Plot 2: 'Can I Help With The Cherry Pie?'
— After waking up in a warm home, Ace questions how he ended up in this cozy cavern. While walking around the home, he finds Ekari, a small redheaded pirate who was sorting out cherries. After realizing Ace had woken up, she greets him warmly and explains the situation and how he had ended up in her home. Ace had remembered this woman from previous encounters and appreciated how kind the girl was all those times. After announcing she'd make the man her homemade cherry pie, Ace offers to help her. With delight, the two work on a cherry pie, making messes and goofing around, all while enjoying the making of a tasty treat. The two start to realize how good they treat each other. Does this resort to love?
Plot 3: 'Adventure Seekers'
— While walking around a busy village Ekari catches up with the well known Ace. The two have known each other for awhile after Luffy brought Ace to the village for him to hangout in. The captian, Ekari, was a kind girl and treated Ace like he was no less of a person than her crew mates. They start to walk along the gravel path and walk towards the village's peaceful forest. The two young ones walk into the forest, close together. They admire the beauty of the forest and their bond grows stronger and more tender. Ace starts to inch closer towards the redheaded captain and his feelings start to show right in the peaceful woodland. How does Ekari take these feelings?
Character: Usopp D. Brave
Plot 1: 'Storytelling Smiles'
— During a peaceful night, Usopp wanders around the forest and spots the Straw Hat Pirates ally, Captain of the Cereza Pirates Ekari Cautelosa. The redhead was sitting alone and watching the moon reflect within the ocean waves. Usopp took a seat next to the startled female and started to talk about 'his' adventures on the sea. Ekari is intently listening to his amusing stories and shows great interest. This warms Usopp's heart as he continues. The two start to tell each other fun stories and admire the creativity of one another.
Plot 2: 'You Can't Lie About Feelings'
— Usopp is known for his clumsy lies and tries desperately to hide how he feels in between those lies, however it doesn't go as well. He mostly uses it as comedic relief and as a comfort. As Ekari and Usopp spend time together, sharing their creative minds and pay attention to their rambles and stories, Usopp grows close to Ekari and places her in his heart. However, he realizes his feelings for the woman. This brings a pain to him as he tries to keep his cool around the captain. However, Ekari can see through his acts and soon asks, "Usopp, you've been strange lately. Have I done something to touch your heart?" Now Usopp knows that Ekari sees his feelings. How does it take it? How does Ekari feel?
Plot 3: 'An Eye For An Eye'
— The skilled sniper of the Straw Hat Pirates, Usopp, likes to show off his skills and cleverness within the village. It impresses the children as well as the adults, even crew members of the Cereza Pirates. Usopp is always seen in the supplies stores within the villages, and with this, Ekari offers to help him. The pair make unique weapons Usopp can use in battle and they enjoy how they think alike. While training with his new ammo, Usopp sees how powerful the thought of the two grows well together. With Ekari's comfort and knowledge, Usopp takes his opportunities to grow closer towards the girl and better understand her wats of thinking. Does this evoke feelings or just a normal bond?
Character: Trafalgar D. Water Law
Plot 1: 'Comfort Within Acceptance'
— Law's traumatic past has brought him worry amongst the people he's fond of. He worries that his past will bring judgement to his character. His mysterious self is no trouble for the Captain Ekari. After Law visited her island, she kept an eye on him, for protection. The girl wouldn't force the man to join in on village festivals and parties and respected his privacy. After a good day of baking pies for her village, she brings a pie to Law as a 'thank you' for giving her village another presence for awhile. Receiving the woman's gift, Law asks why she was so kind to him despite his 'emotionless' self. Ekari explained that she accepts everyone regardless who they are. The two started discussing about their pasts and what shaped them into who they are. Law starts to enjoy Ekari's company, however, how does he treat his feelings?
Plot 2: 'Mystery Feelings'
— Ekari always knew how mysterious and intelligent Law was. She enjoyed his presence although he almost never spoke much and seemed to have this same expression all the time. Regardless, she treated Law with care and made sure he felt accepted. The man appreciated how kind the girl was towards him and started to like being in the aura of her character. Law attempts to spend more time with the girl as they discuss about themselves and their devil fruits. Their conversations captivated the two and the company of one another made them both smile. What did Law truly feel about Ekari? What did Ekari truly feel about Law?
Plot 3: 'We Can Share A Slice'
— Ekari and Law grow close together as they know more of their origins and how they can connect. Law was always impressed with Ekari's way of fighting and enjoyed her personality. Ekari enjoyed how sweet Law was under his mysterious cover. The two tend to have a drink together in the afternoon as Ekari enjoys Law's company. However, it was time Law left the island and he had one request for his redheaded friend. He asked if they could share a cherry pie together, as a thank you and one last reunion. The sharing of a cherry pie is not the only thing she receives before Law's departure. Is it a kiss? A hug? Only Law knows.