Re: [Yuricon] Re: Mai Otome 7 (SPOILERS)
- t3nsh1 wrote:
> --- In Yuricon@yahoogroups.com, "chikiko_saotome" <chikiko@t...>One of the reasons I like the theory is it gives me hope that Mai will
>> > Lurker coming out of the woodwork to agree with Erica here. The
>> > of loss and noble sacrifice that many of the characters went
>> > went completely out the door within the few minutes it took for
>> > everything to become right again. (Incidentally, did the First
>> > District people stay dead?) Moreover, the ending had a
>> > feeling of being unresolved because everything did seem
> resolved, i.
>> > all the issues of resentment and confusion and just the dynamics
>> > all the relationships in the aftermath (everything from the air
>> > really being cleared regarding what Shizuru did (one
> little "sorry"
>> > isn't going to fix something like attempted murder) to
>> > like Haruka and Yukino to even how everyone is so hunky-dory
>> > other) seemed perfect.
>> > BTW, hi.
>> > -Ngan
>> I think the reason her apology was accept was because their was
>> of blame to pass around. Yes, Shizuru went off the deepend. But
>> is my belief that this was a mental influence of the HiME
>> (from the tension created by the festival itself, the hidden
>> manipulaters, and probably a dark influence of their powers set in
>> place to make them more likely to fight each other) If you think
>> about it nearlly all of them fell to its influence at one point or
>> Shizuru went off the deepend and nearly killed Nao, Natsuki runs
>> in a rage to fight Nao minutes after saying she wasnt going to get
>> involved as well as the deep depression she fell into. Yukino
>> to not just kill mai's child but she tried to kill mai herself.
>> went after Mikoto and nearly gave into her depression & the desire
>> take everyone out before they went after her. and if anyone is go
>> the brunt of people's anger it should be Mikoto. She elemented
>> hime's than anyone one else. Oh and lets not forget Shiho. she
> was so
>> driven by her jealosy she couldnt even realize she was going to
>> What i'm getting at is, that i think they all forgave so easily
>> because most of them had something to feel guilty over
>> (with the exception akane who never even made it to the
>> It's kind of hard to not forgive someone for something you feel
>> for doing yourself, espeically when everyone knows what you did)
>> I'm not saying it was a great end, but I'm offereing a possible
>> explanation why Shizuru was forgiven. I think her saying sorry
>> way was more of a let's all just forget this happened kind of
>> (not that anyone else apologized for what they did, they all just
>> tried to forget it happned.) so that's my theory.
> Actually, that was a very good explanation and does help curb my
> disappointment somewhat, but still... it's frustrating how
> everything was just so... happy at the end considering everything
> that happened. Maybe I just feel sour that we miss all that time
> immediately after everything settled down and didn't get to see how
> everyone really digested what happened. Don't get me wrong, though,
> I still like Mai HiME and am enjoying seeing where Otome may go. I
> just wish a little more had been done than a simple reset and
> forgive and forget. (And did anyone else think that Reito would have
> been much better for Mai than Tate?)
also come to her senses and leave Tate to sausage-head...