Mishima, a student at a school in the countryside, is bullied by his classmates. The reason is because he's seemingly gay. In reality, Mishima does like guys so he doesn't resist their bullying, and instead, finds solace in secretly cross-dressing. One day on the rooftop, Mishima finds the lipstick he'd lost before in the hands of Kirino, one of the bullies... and Kirino was about to put on the lipstick that Mishima used on his own lips. This is the story of young boys looking for a place they can really be themselves...
I don't quite know how to rate this one. At first, it was kind of strange; looking at the bullying and cross-dressing in a humorous light. However, at the same time, it was tackling some very serious issues. As the story progresses, the humour is substituted for genuine insight into the true emotions of the characters. The emotional portrayal of how the characters responded to thoughts such as, "Am I... read more
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