LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 33

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Part 5 “Yuma! Long time no see! If I recall, you’re still under training, right? Or is it over?” An old woman said with a kind smile on her face as her wrinkles deepened, sitting on a rocking chair in a strangely narrow space between the […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 32

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Part 4 Aside from bringing me to the graveyard, Mr. Sasamine didn’t give me even a tenth of the information he had promised to tell me, so I returned to the office with more questions and an unsettling feeling. As soon as I opened the door […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 31

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Part 3 Based on the business card I received the other day, Mr. Sasamine’s office seemed to be on the second floor of a beautiful multi-tenant building, which might have been newly built. However, no name was indicated on the label for the second floor. Although […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 30

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Part 2 “Mr. Hideo Kobayakawa, passed away at the age of 27. The other day, you were hit by a truck with a drunk driver on your way home and died instantly. I apologize for being blunt, but that’s the information we’ve got and we need […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 29

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Part 1 It’s been a few days since I had that secret meeting with Mr. Sasamine.  I cleaned up the office as usual, and after preparing strong black coffee for Senpai, I looked around the familiar office for no reason. There was Senpai’s desk made of […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 28

Last Story – A Bouquet For Your Smile – Prologue “Come in, come in, and sorry I had you come all the way here. I’d normally pop by myself instead of asking you to come, but we always have that simpleton staring daggers at me in the office. Today, I wanted to talk to you […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 27

Fourth Story – On Becoming Independent – Epilogue How many meetings have we had now? This time, I decided to tell Shuto the truth. That Sudo and his buddies had no feelings of remorse whatsoever. Nor would they ever have. Getting revenge was a failure. To my surprise, Shuto’s face lightened up when he heard […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 26

Fourth Story – On Becoming Independent – Part 6 Mr. Sasamine came and left like a storm but my meetings with Shuto continued. As our discussions increased, Shuto’s lingering regret seemed to change to something else other than revenge. It’s not as dramatic a change as Senpai noted, but as Mr. Sasamine said, it meant […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 25

Fourth Story – On Becoming Independent – Part 5 A few days after the interview, I handed the cup of freshly brewed coffee to Senpai and decided to pour out the dark, unsettling emotions I’ve been bottling up since the first time we talked with Shuto. “Senpai, am I doing it wrong?” “Hmm?” Senpai answered […]

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LET ME LISTEN TO YOUR LINGERING REGRETS CH 24

Fourth Story – On Becoming Independent – Part 4 Since the first interview, I’ve met with Shuto several more times under Senpai’s guidance. However, after the meeting this time, I was so exhausted and felt like I was about to collapse. When I complained to Senpai, he shook his head in acknowledgment. “Well, you know, […]

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