So much of this series is about the fleeting existence of being on the cusp of adulthood. It’s a look at how it feels to be in the final years of being pre-adolescent and then suddenly, adolescent, left to figure out who you really are. For Komichi, that’s still a nebulous question, and honestly, it doesn’t need to be answered. It’s becoming clear that her raison d’etre is just being a really good friend, and that’s genuinely the coolest way to be.
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