Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 4

Aogasaki was quite bewildered by the heron-type apostle who suddenly appeared and declared her participation in the competition. Her fated rival, who she had fought with countless times and even went as far as to do a swimsuit showdown with...was now siding with her rather than the with the apostles, so it's understandable that she… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 4

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 3

For a brief moment, Aogasaki stared blankly at Taotie, who arrived in high spirits. Meanwhile, Taotie practiced swinging his bamboo sword while full of energy. No matter how I looked at it, he was doing golf swings, but it's pointless trying to point out minor details to him. ...This is going to be unfortunate for… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 3

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 2

"Glad to go head to head with you, Kobayashi." "I give you my regards, Miyamoto." It was just before the beginning of the match. During that interval, Miyamoto and I briefly exchanged words. Her eyes, which glinted behind her mask, shot a dangerous look at me, just as ever...Now I wish that I could have… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 2

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 1

A Turbulent Competition Once we went through a passage towards the competition's venue, the area was bigger than I had expected. The area was about the same as the school's gym, but unlike it, a second floor seating arrangement covered all four directions. From what I heard, it seems that it can accommodate more than… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 4 Part 1

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 6

At last, the appointed day had arrived. I put everything into order by 10 am and quickly headed towards the venue. The bout would start at noon and the location was the Getsushiyoukan HQ, which would take about thirty minutes to get there by foot…the plan was to meet up with everyone there. Getsushiyoukan would… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 6

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 5

Aogasaki Rei, the stoic, samurai-like swordswoman. She's the "Swordswoman of the Beheading Dance," an upright, gallant, cool Yamato Nadeshiko-like person...and now for the first time, I'm seeing her petrified from shock. "Ehehe, I'm cheerleader Ryuuga today!" For the first few seconds, Ryuuga didn't notice Aogasaki. She wore a frilly short skirt that gave occasional peaks… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 5

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 4

It was the next day. The battle against Getsushiyoukan was set for tomorrow in the afternoon. In order to clean up after the mess Taotie made during his speech and conduct, I headed towards the Aogasaki residence. When I sent a message to her in advance, she unfortunately sent a cheerful reply of "I'll be… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 4

Is it Tough Being a Friend?

Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 1

Non-Stop Encounters It was the day after the third conference had somehow ended. I headed towards the school in the morning, where Yukimiya was diligently practicing her sword. The kendo club wasn't practicing today, so the kendo hall was vacant. "Eh! Tah!" Nearly two hours passed, but Yukimiya continued swinging a bamboo sword without a… Continue reading Is it Tough Being a Friend? v3 Chapter 3 Part 1