Hirao and Yabe were both members of the Kendo team years ago, when Yabe was the undisputed strongest. Then something happened and Yabe's life took a 180 degree turn. Hirao now resents Yabe's playful flirting with Yuri, and is doing his best to protect her.
Meanwhile, the attention of all three is having lots of unwanted side effects for Yuri. Will the four ever get this mess straightened out? And what is the event that happened a year ago between Motoko, Yabe and Hirao that only Yuri seems unaware of? Only time will tell...
Story and art by Yutaka Tachibana.