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* IllGirl: Mamiya's emergence stressed her body a lot more than she lets on, and her health is a lot more fragile than she would have people believe.


* PoorCommunicationKills: Sagara finally wears a girls' uniform (strictly for disguise purposes, he still isn't sure about re-identifying, but has to pretend long enough to take the swim test) then gets very upset when it appears to bother Narumi. Turns out Narumi is actually gobsmacked by Sagara's cuteness but fears admitting that would alienate Sagara. They do work it out eventually

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* PoorCommunicationKills: Sagara finally wears a girls' uniform (strictly for disguise purposes, he still isn't sure about re-identifying, but has to pretend long enough to take the swim test) then gets very upset when it appears not
to bother Narumi. Turns out Narumi is actually gobsmacked by Sagara's cuteness but fears admitting that would alienate Sagara. They do work it out eventually



** Initially subverted with Sagara, which actually causes more problems for him than playing it straight: the boys' uniforms don't fit right, cause him to overheat, and attract attention of the "it's hot, why are you still wearing your jacket?" variety that he'd prefer to avoid. Kurokawa's attempt to introduce him to feminine clothing caused his first major post-emergence freakout; His only concession on the clothing front is a high-compression sports bra for comfort and concealment. However, he does reconsider this attitude when he notices the way his girls' uniform affects Narumi, even though he tells himself it's because skirts and dresses are cooler in hot weather. Even then the trope is not played completely straight because Sagara is more interested in attracting Narumi than looking girly.

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** Initially subverted with Sagara, which actually causes more problems for him than playing it straight: the boys' uniforms don't fit right, cause him to overheat, and attract attention of the "it's hot, why are you still wearing your jacket?" variety that he'd prefer to avoid. Kurokawa's attempt to introduce him to feminine clothing caused his first major post-emergence freakout; His only concession on the ilthe clothing front is a high-compression sports bra for comfort and concealment. However, he does reconsider this attitude when he notices the way his girls' uniform affects Narumi, even though he tells himself it's because skirts and dresses are cooler in hot weather. Even then the trope is not played completely straight because Sagara is more interested in attracting Narumi than looking girly.


* MortonsFork: Poor Sagara. A relationship with Narumi might force him to publicly re-identify as a girl, but a relationship with Kurokawa would also require him to be a girl even if she were willing to accept him pretending to be a boy in public. Either course requires surrendering his male identity. He even discusses this with Kurokawa, who recognises his dilemma.



* SadisticChoice: Poor Sagara. A relationship with Narumi might force him to publicly re-identify as a girl, but a relationship with Kurokawa would also require him to be a girl even if she were willing to accept him pretending to be a boy in public. Either course requires surrendering his male identity. He even discusses this with Kurokawa, who recognises his dilemma.


* SchoolgirlLesbians: Kurokawa, and she's willing to pursue a relationship with Sagara now that he's physically female. Sagara is flattered by the attention but also flustered because she wants him to also be a girl.


Refusing to mope Mamiya breezily returns to school unequivocally and seemingly unabashedly female, determined to seize life as a girl and equally determined to help Miyoshi overcome his severe gynophobia. But Miyoshi soon comes to suspect that there's actually a great deal of turmoil going on beneath Mamiya's seemingly happy-go-lucky surface.

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Refusing to mope Mamiya Mamiya, breezily returns to school unequivocally and seemingly unabashedly female, determined to seize life as a girl and equally determined to help Miyoshi overcome his severe gynophobia. But Miyoshi soon comes to suspect that there's actually a great deal of turmoil going on beneath Mamiya's seemingly happy-go-lucky surface.


''Kanojo ni Naru Hi'' (The day he became a girl) is a Manga series by Ogura Akane

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''Kanojo ni Naru Hi'' (The day he became a girl) Day He Became A Girl) is a Manga series by Ogura Akane
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* NotSoDifferent: Mamiya claims she doesn't understand why women put such stock in romance... even though she's thrilled every time Miyoshi makes a genuine romantic gesture.



* NotSoDifferent: Sagara and Kurokawa on multiple levels. Both are emerged girls hiding important secrets.


* BigDamnHeroes: Nao and Kyousuke confronting the human traffickers after Sagara

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Nao and Kyousuke confronting the human traffickers after Sagara



* BisexualLoveTriangle: Sagara thought he and Narumi were straight-up rivals for Kurokawa's affections only to learn he's actually the apex of their love triangle thanks to the revelations prompted by his emergence. Narumi thinks he's jealous of Sagara's attentions to Kurokawa, when he's actually jealous of Kurokawa's attentions to Sagara. Unusually for a gender-bending triangle such as this, Sagara falling for Narumi makes him feel obligated to identify and present as female, but [[DoubleStandard no one questions the social acceptability of dating Kurokawa as a girl]]--which Kurokawa ''herself'' pushes for Sagara to do, because she'd rather date someone who's completely female.



* HideYourLesbians: You'd think a society where some children spontaneously change sex would be more open minded about gender and sexuality but Sagara has to choose between maintaining a male identity and pursuing a relationship with Narumi. It's not the sole motivation for his choice but it is the straw that breaks the camel's back. Sagara even hangs a lampshade on it, wishing he could walk hand in hand with Narumi and wondering why they can't.

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* HideYourLesbians: You'd think a society where some children spontaneously change sex would be more open minded about gender and sexuality sexuality, but Sagara has to choose between maintaining a male identity and pursuing a relationship with Narumi. It's not the sole motivation for his choice but it is the straw that breaks the camel's back. Sagara even hangs a lampshade on it, wishing he could walk hand in hand with Narumi and wondering why they can't.



** Narumi actually subverts this trope (at least at first) because he's afraid openly expressing his attraction to Sagara in female clothing would alienate Sagara. It takes him a while to understand that Sagara actually wants to be considered attractive (or at least normal) to him not matter how he is dressed.

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** Narumi actually subverts this trope (at least at first) because he's afraid openly expressing his attraction to Sagara in female clothing would alienate Sagara. It takes him a while to understand that Sagara actually wants to be considered attractive (or at least normal) to him not him, no matter how he is dressed.



* TriangRelations: Sagara thought he and Narumi were straight-up rivals for Kurokawa's affections only to learn he's actually the apex of their love triangle thanks to the revelations prompted by his emergence. Narumi thinks he's jealous of Sagara's attentions to Kurokawa, when he's actually jealous of Kurokawa's attentions to Sagara.


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* JumpingTheGenderBarrier: The ultimate reason Sagara eventually comes out to his classmates: he simply cannot abide hiding his affection for Narumi any longer or the rumors his affection raises about Narumi's sexual orientation.

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* JumpingTheGenderBarrier: JumpingTheGenderBarrier:
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The ultimate reason Sagara eventually comes out to his classmates: he simply cannot abide hiding his affection for Narumi any longer or the rumors his affection raises about Narumi's sexual orientation.orientation.
** Discussed when Nao counsels him that emergence's basis as a reproductive strategy means his sexual orientation is likely to swing towards men even as she acknowledges Kurokawa's lesbianism with "everyone is different."



* SecondLawOfGenderBending: Played with. Sagara does not deny the physical change but is not willing to re-identify as a girl, though Nao counsels him that emergence's basis as a reproductive strategy means his sexual orientation is likely to swing towards men even as she acknowledges Kurokawa's lesbianism with "everyone is different."
** Ultimately played straight, though in a more nuanced fashion than most examples: Sagara still misses being a boy sometimes but is ultimately thankful for her change because it kicked her out of a self-destructive rut and taught her important life lessons about love, friendship and caring for others. Rinichi Sagara was lonely, angry and bitter, Rin Sagara is loved and loves in return.

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* SecondLawOfGenderBending: Played with. Sagara does not deny starts off accepting the physical change but is not willing unwilling to re-identify as a girl, though Nao counsels him that emergence's basis as a reproductive strategy means his sexual orientation is likely to swing towards men even as she acknowledges Kurokawa's lesbianism with "everyone is different."
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girl. Ultimately played straight, though in a more nuanced fashion than most examples: Sagara still misses being a boy sometimes but is ultimately thankful for her change because it kicked her out of a self-destructive rut and taught her important life lessons about love, friendship and caring for others. Rinichi Sagara was lonely, angry and bitter, Rin Sagara is loved and loves in return.

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* WickedStepmother: Subverted. Mamiya's stepmother loves and supports her and is loved in return.

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* WickedStepmother: Subverted. Mamiya's stepmother loves and supports her and is loved in return.

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* TheUnfavorite: Kurokawa. Her parents tried to turn her into her deceased older sister after she emerged, even giving her the same name. She went along with it because she also believed her sister was a much better person and became a StepfordSmiler to hide her self-loathing.

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* TheUnfavorite: Kurokawa. Her parents tried to turn her into her deceased older sister after she emerged, even giving her the same name. She went along with it because she also believed her sister was a much better person and became a StepfordSmiler to hide her self-loathing.self-loathing.
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* NoPeriodsPeriod: A rare example of this trope played straight in a GenderBender story.



* NoPeriodsPeriod: Another rare example of this trope played straight in a GenderBender story.


!!Tropes found in Both Kanojo ni Naru Hi and Kanojo ni Naru Hi Another:

* AuthorAppeal: All four protagonists go on to become medical professionals: Miyoshi becomes a biomedical researcher specializing in Emergence, Mamiya becomes a psychological counselor for Emerged youth, Sagara becomes a nurse and Narumi a medical doctor.
* FirstLawOfGenderBending: Emergence is implied to be always male to female. Reversions to male are possible with medical intervention but very rare, as it is implied to be a side effect of a "last step short of death" medical treatment.
* GenderBender: In this series, a small number of males rapidly become female, seemingly at complete random.
* TeensAreMonsters: Inverted. The protagonist's classmates are, by and large, remarkably accepting and supportive with one or two exceptions. Even Shima is more of a tease than an antagonist. It's younger children and adults who tend to have and cause the most problems.



* AttractiveBentGender: A common result of emergence, which is one reason why there's a lot of prejudice against emerged people.



* GenderBender:
** FirstLawOfGenderBending: Emergence is implied to be always male to female. Reversions to male are possible with medical intervention but very rare, as it is implied to be a side effect of a "last step short of death" medical treatment. This is justified in-universe, in a complex way.
** SecondLawOfGenderBending: Played with: Mamiya seems to throw herself into femininity the same way she's attacked every other challenge, but Miyoshi soon realizes she's masking deeper psychological issues.
*** It isn't until years later while contemplating motherhood that Mamiya finally realizes emergence wouldn't have evolved in the first place if it weren't an effective reproduction strategy, which means some degree of acceptance is probably inevitable for most people. She expounds a bit further on this when counseling Sagara in the sequel (see below).
** ThirdLawOfGenderBending: Mamiya's so determined to tackle femininity head on she practically demands to be treated according to the third law during her reintroduction to the class. Miyoshi figures it's just another sign of her need to always master her emotions, though later chapters imply her close relationship with her baby sister may play into it as well, because the last thing she wants to do is give Miki the impression that there is something wrong with being a girl.
*** Lampshaded when Mamiya admits to Miyoshi that she doesn't always understand "girly" thinking despite her outward behavior and appearance.



* SecondLawOfGenderBending: Played with: Mamiya seems to throw herself into femininity the same way she's attacked every other challenge, but Miyoshi soon realizes she's masking deeper psychological issues.\\
It isn't until years later while contemplating motherhood that Mamiya finally realizes emergence wouldn't have evolved in the first place if it weren't an effective reproduction strategy, which means some degree of acceptance is probably inevitable for most people. She expounds a bit further on this when counseling Sagara in the sequel (see below).



* TransgenderFetishization: Two examples:

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* ThirdLawOfGenderBending: Mamiya's so determined to tackle femininity head on she practically demands to be treated according to the third law during her reintroduction to the class. Miyoshi figures it's just another sign of her need to always master her emotions, though later chapters imply her close relationship with her baby sister may play into it as well, because the last thing she wants to do is give Miki the impression that there is something wrong with being a girl. Lampshaded when Mamiya admits to Miyoshi that she doesn't always understand "girly" thinking despite her outward behavior and appearance.
* TransgenderFetishization: Two examples:



* TheUnfavorite: Kurokawa. Her parents tried to turn her into her deceased older sister after she emerged, even giving her the same name. She went along with it because she also believed her sister was a much better person and became a StepfordSmiler to hide her self-loathing.

!!Tropes found in Both Kanojo ni Naru Hi and Kanojo ni Naru Hi Another:

* AuthorAppeal: All four protagonists go on to become medical professionals: Miyoshi becomes a biomedical researcher specializing in Emergence, Mamiya becomes a psychological counselor for Emerged youth, Sagara becomes a nurse and Narumi a medical doctor.
* TeensAreMonsters: Inverted. The protagonist's classmates are, by and large, remarkably accepting and supportive with one or two exceptions. Even Shima is more of a tease than an antagonist. It's younger children and adults who tend to have and cause the most problems.

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* TheUnfavorite: Kurokawa. Her parents tried to turn her into her deceased older sister after she emerged, even giving her the same name. She went along with it because she also believed her sister was a much better person and became a StepfordSmiler to hide her self-loathing.

!!Tropes found in Both Kanojo ni Naru Hi and Kanojo ni Naru Hi Another:

* AuthorAppeal: All four protagonists go on to become medical professionals: Miyoshi becomes a biomedical researcher specializing in Emergence, Mamiya becomes a psychological counselor for Emerged youth, Sagara becomes a nurse and Narumi a medical doctor.
* TeensAreMonsters: Inverted. The protagonist's classmates are, by and large, remarkably accepting and supportive with one or two exceptions. Even Shima is more of a tease than an antagonist. It's younger children and adults who tend to have and cause the most problems.
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