One day a young hikikomori receives a visit from a man that has been sent by her mother. He works for a company that tries to provide support to those who have withdrawn from society, but the girl isn’t interested and immediately tries to get him to leave. During his time with the young girl, the support worker begins to catch a glimpse of the solitary and occasionally seedy life she leads, but can he convince her to leave the house and make it in time to get to a job interview?
Despite the cover image, this storyline does not in fact sexually exploit mental illness. It features a day in the life of a severely psychologically disturbed agoraphobic girl: she meets her new counsellor; she also receives a visit from a man purportedly her friend, who comes over to have sex with her, give her some money, and reinforce her agoraphobia; and she attempts to overcome her problem. The ending is... read more
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