We all watch anime for a wide variety of reasons. But no matter how good the soundtrack is or well animated a show may be, it is rather meaningless if the characters contained therein are not people we care about. More so than even that are the connections those characters make. So the question this week is: which romances are your favorite?

While the above question is about relationships that actually occurred in the shows we watched, feel free to ship to your hearts content in the comments. Let’s have fun with this.

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My personal favorite romance would be the one between Kraft Lawrence and Holo the Wisewolf in Spice & Wolf. Part of this comes from the way it is portrayed in the anime, but I have to admit that it is after reading the light novels that its position was truly cemented in my mind as favorite. Filled with banter, tumult, raised voices and soft words, it was nonetheless a companionship built of mutual trust and dependence. It is difficult to bare the wait until volume 16 is released. Damn cliffhanger!

I have a work meeting that will be going on shortly after this posts, so it may take me a while to respond. Until I can, talk amongst yourselves.

Last week’s question:

If you have any ideas for future questions of the week feel free to leave them in the comments, otherwise, see you next Friday.


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