''The Conditions for Paradise'' is a short GirlsLove manga by Creator/AkikoMorishima that centers on two friends, Sarina and Sumi. Sumi is a freelance journalist who constantly travels all over the world, while Sarina has a steady job that keeps her at home in Japan. But when feelings beyond friendship start to blossom between them, will their incompatible lifestyles torpedo their romance before it even begins?

!This manga provides examples of:
* ControlFreak: Sarina
* CuteKitten: The third chapter is made even more heartwarming by the presence of a horde of cats.
* GirlsLove
* LongDistanceRelationship
* {{Meganekko}}: Sumi
* RomanticTwoGirlFriendship: How Sumi and Sarina’s relationship starts out.
* SkinshipGrope
* {{Tareme Eyes}}: Sumi
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Sumi and Sarina
* VictoriousChildhoodFriend: Sumi for Sarina, although she spent several years as an UnluckyChildhoodFriend.