This novel provides examples of:
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Yuichi is known as a nice guy at work but as his close friends and family can testify this is mostly a facade. He grows a bit nicer later on.
- Boys Love
- Chubby Chaser: Discussed.
- Deserted Island
- My Beloved Smother
- Situational Sexuality: Yuichi is gay, although Imakura is not his usual type, but Imakura was straight; they would have never have gotten together if they hadn't been stranded in a deserted island.