Manga: Kisses, Sighs, and Cherry Blossom Pink
Kisses, Sighs, and Cherry Blossom Pink
is an anthology of Yuri
one-shots by Morinaga Milk
. The stories all focus on the students of Sakurakai Girls High School
and their various romantic entanglements
. It was licensed for English release by Seven Seas.
This Manga contains examples of:
- Aloof Dark-Haired Girl: Tachiba is tall, dark-haired, rather stoic, and gets described by her friends as "intellectual and cool."
- Bifauxnen: Mizuki
- Bound and Gagged: Minus the gagged part: In a bit of method acting during a rehearsal for the school play, Tachiba ties Narumi to a chair and kisses her.
- Cute Ghost Girl: Natsuka
- Downer Ending: The fourth (but not because of that) story, "This Love From I Can't Remember When".
- Erotic Dream: Nana starts having them about Hitomi, due to sexual frustration.
- First Kiss: Narumi mentions that she fantasized a lot about hers, but always imagined losing it to a handsome boy, or even a prince. Oops.
- Forceful Kiss: Michiru to Nosaka, followed by an Armor-Piercing Slap.
- Girls Love
- I Don't Want to Ruin Our Friendship: Why Chiharu keeps her feelings towards Eri a secret.
- Ill Girl: Natsuka, before she died.
- Important Haircut: Michiru gets one, after being rejected by Nosaka.
- Indirect Kiss: Eri and Chiharu, via a juice-box straw. Chiharu even mentally lampshades it.
- Intimate Healing: When Chisato pricks her finger, Mizuki helps her out by sucking on it.
- Love Hurts
- Luminescent Blush
- Official Couple: Nana and Hitomi
- One-Gender School
- Romantic Two-Girl Friendship
- School Nurse: Komatsu
- School Play: Narumi and Tachiba star in one, playing a captive princess and the prince who rescues her.
- Schoolgirl Lesbians
- Sempai/Kohai: Tachiba and Narumi
- Skinship Grope: Tachiba does it to Narumi and declares her chest to be "tiny and cute."
- Victorious Childhood Friend: Nana and Hitomi, towards each other.