〈７〉A confession based on false pretences. Forty-one minutes and thirty-nine seconds. A brief chime would sound at the end of class when the wall clock’s hands above the blackboard indicate the correct time. The school bell usually rings every 40 minutes in an hour, but the classroom clock was slightly off. You would learn to […]
The next day, I went to pick Yui up from her house. I pressed the intercom, praying in my heart that her parents wouldn’t come out because I would feel awkward. The door opened, and Yui peeked out from the gap. “G-good morning.” “Good morning.” Yui was still wearing the same hooded parka as she […]
“As for what to call you, can I call you Kamishiro? I’m a little embarrassed to call you Schwarz outside.” “Ah….uh…..my last name….they used to call me Kamishiro….because of my white hair. That’s why…my last name is…” “So…I’ll call you Yui?” “Mmm. I wonder…if it’s okay for me to call you Yuuma…?” “You can call […]
〈６〉A Date Between the Two People Who Deceive the World The fourth floor of Meikoku High School, located on a hill, offers a view of the ocean during the clear weather. The end of the rainy season brought a day of clear skies for the first time in a long while. As the evening sun […]
“It’s cold.” It was way past midnight. Having finished his part-time job at the bookstore, Ryoma sent Aira and her friends home as usual and endured the freezing temperatures as he walked back home. 『zzzz-zzzz』 Just then, the phone in Ryoma’s pocket, which was on silent mode, started vibrating at a steady rhythm. In order […]
The two met during the summer break of their second year in junior high school. It was in the world’s most popular online game called “Grand Gate.” Grand Gate is an MMORPG that prides itself on its freedom and gameplay, making you feel like you’re truly adventuring in another world. In any case, the amount […]
The greatest treasure in life is a best friend. We share the same hobbies; we’re always on the same page, and we can say whatever we want and do whatever we want. When something extraordinary happens, our happiness is doubled. When something sad happens, we can share it and make it half as bad. Sometimes […]
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I’ve learnt one thing since becoming a couple for the first time. It seems that gossip about you, no matter how contentious or noisy, can be overhead as quickly as if it were being spoken to you directly. 『I wonder why Toiro and Masaichi are together. What was their reason?』 『I can’t imagine. Why those […]
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