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Tearjerker / Maken-ki!

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Chapter 99

  • Tesshin's final moment with Inaho.
    • Despite having suffered grave injury from his battle with Yamato Takeru, he uses his remaining life force to rush to Inaho's aid and arrives in time to shield her from one of Idaten's attacks. Then he smiles and gently tussles his daughter's hair like he used to when she was a child. Inaho is briefly overcome with emotion, which dissolves into anguish as her father's body shatters and dissipates into shards of light, right in front of her.
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    • What makes it worse is she doesn't scream. Her expression and the sheer outpouring of tears conveys her heartache, as she falls to her knees clutching all she has left of her father: his sash.

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