...s, or they would need to leap in from the top of the mountain that had all of the faces of the previous Hokage on it. Neither of those options seemed very likely.
The only people that Naruto could think of that would want to cause him trouble anyway were the Akatsuki, and really he couldn�t imagine them being sneaky enough to get in from any angle as long as they were wearing those trademark jackets of theirs. He had thought briefly about a plan where they might hire a new member and sneak them into the village, maybe a pretty girl to try and seduce him and pull him out of the village where he would be vulnerable, but the likelihood that they would be clever enough to hire someone to sneak into the village, along with the likelihood that they would find someone who could seduce a stalwart ninja like him who was so dedicated to his studies and becoming Hokage one day, had to be really slim. Naruto nodded, quite sure that this was true, even if it really wasn�t and then headed into the Hokage�s building. If there were problems waiting for him inside, he was going to have to deal with them eventually anyway, and if his problems were outside, then it was best that he put a little distance between him and them by going inside. It really seemed rather straightforward.
He walked up the stairs on the insider of the building, his mind milling over what had happened outside just a few moments ago. Most of the conversations that he had with Jiraiya had ende...