kyou fujiyabashi

6

“You haven’t cried since that day. It’s been five years, eh? We were saved by Ushio a lot. It’s all right, you know? You’ve done well, now it’s your turn to cry.”

“It was nothing; we are a family.”

“Even with all hope gone, I’ll still help you. I’ll be here until you stop crying. So, it’s all right now.”

(x)

6

“But…but I’m still sad that I lost something I can’t give back. P…papa…I don’t have to hold it in anymore, right? Just like you said on the train, right? ‘Cause Sanae she…she told me the only times I can cry are when I’m in the bathroom…or in Papa’s arms….”

“I’m sorry…I’m sorry…I’m so…sorry….”

(x)

6

“Then…I’ll go to you. Don’t belittle yourself so much. It is my choice to stay with you. Rather than a high place crafted by test scores or teacher recommendations, this is much more dear to me. So, I choose to go with you.”

(x)