Troubled you’re a poor speaker?
Try conversing with your eyes. You’ll want to talk soon enough.
Mana spots Touya and she wasn’t pleased. Immediately she walks off and takes the taxi Touya arrived in away. Meanwhile, Yayoi manages to buy the negatives from her stalker. Misaki on the other hand, meets Tamaru at a cafe. He wanted her to write an article about Touya’s affair with Yuki’s manager Yayoi and shows her photos. Misaki refuses but offers to be his girlfriend again if he doesn’t publish such an article. Just as Tamaru was getting excited, Menou shows up. It seems they knew each other from long ago and Tamaru seemed very anxious and surprised to see her. She offers him something more exciting to write about and together, the four of them go off to a studio set to take some sensual pictures of Menou. Just like Misaki, she did not want Tamaru to write about Touya’s secret and quickly shoos him away. Menou claims to be a childhood friend. Later that evening, Mana drops by to visit Touya’s father but is mistakened to be Yuki because his condition was getting worse. Touya was spending the night at the cabin with Haruka. He was surprised when Haruka came out of the shower naked. She confesses her love and that she didn’t want Touya to act like her brother. At first, Touya turns away but after taking some time to reflect on how he had always depended on her in times of need, he decides to “thank” her and go with her wishes.
I’m really lagging behind shows.
Bugs have it nice, don’t they?
They shut themselves in their shells yet they are still claustrophobic.
Rina is transferred to a rival company M & M Music (M3) as another part of Eiji’s payment for the painting and the Sakura Group is disbanded. Yuki was still troubled that her best friend would no longer be there to support her and decides to go visit Touya to talk to him about it. However, just as Yuki was dropping by to briefly visit Touya’s father, Yayoi reminds him of their own relationship and that he must help her make Yuki realise she must no longer rely on people for support. During the weekend, Touya secretly decides to drop by to visit Rina who was having her last performance at Ogata Productions and there, a crying Rina seeks comfort from him. Yuki leaves an important dinner to visit too and just manages to see Touya leaving.
Didn’t even know this drama series has resumed already. Been over 6 months since the first season ended… Time flies, eh?
I’ve never been able to tune properly.
I always end up thinking I can sound better.
Mana is down with a fever and Touya’s father is hospitalised because of heart disease. Touya doesn’t seem to know about it and angers Misaki. The contest between Rina, Yuki and the Sakura group is also over – The victory clearly belonging to Eiji’s singers. During a conference, Eiji hints to Rina that he had decided to give up on her and concentrate his efforts on training Yuki from now on. He leaves letting Yuki know she can take the day off and goes to collect a painting that he once saw in London that brought him to tears. Meanwhile, Yayoi is bothered by her stalker once again while at Echoes and goes to find Touya for comfort at the hospital.
“Time won’t resolve the thorns in our hearts for us.
For it only puts a label of oblivion on them.”
Eiji explains how both Rina and Yuki must fill their venues to stand a chance of beating the Sakura group by surpassing their mobilisation value. As they both go about their rehearsals, Yayoi and Rina talk about how they are both taking action for Yuki’s best interests. However, something was bothering Rina too and she has problems concentrating on her own rehearsals. As Touya goes about acting as Rina’s assistant, he also wonders what he was doing when all he did was stand around pretending to be her spectators. He also couldn’t get Yuki off his mind because every time he saw Rina performing, he was reminded of Yuki’s first concert that she will be performing soon. The stress was building. Meanwhile, both Mana and Haruka were also clearing up their feelings towards Touya.
“An image must be continually built upon,
for it is something that crumbles from the edges already.”
Touya brings Misaki over to his father’s home to give her a place to work in peace. Meanwhile his own financial problems remain as he tries hard to cling onto his tutoring job. Fortunately for him, he finds out it was someone he knew – Mana Mizuki from the station. However, more trouble looms ahead as Rina spots him with Misaki at Echoes and he finds himself drawn into a battle between the idols.