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Re: [Yuricon] Re: Nadeshiko

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  • Resop
    I would think so. However, I just thought of two Yamoto Nadeshiko/Genki girl pairings that kind of break this mold: Rei Hino/Usagi Tsukino of Bishoujo Senshi
    Message 1 of 5 , Nov 5, 2007
      I would think so.

      However, I just thought of two Yamoto Nadeshiko/Genki girl pairings that kind
      of break this mold:

      Rei Hino/Usagi Tsukino of Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
      The two main girls of Orange Road.

      Craig

      --- munkyjanice <ryodee@...> wrote:

      > *comes out of the depths of lurk-dom*
      >
      > I know i know! Does KnM count? chikane and i-forgot-her-name.
      >
      > --- In Yuricon@yahoogroups.com, "Jen" <puni@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > "Instantly, she is captivated by the Student Council president and
      > > classic Japanese beauty..." - OKAZU
      > >
      > > Speaking of the quiet, refined, soft-spoken beauty with flowing
      > > straight black hair (and all the genki lil' girlies ensorcelled by
      > > their societal perfection), how many instances are there of the yamato
      > > nadeshiko being the one who is enamoured and pursues the short bouncy
      > > squeaker?
      > >
      > > On the left, you have the typical cliche Sachiko/Shiori/Sakaki/Hotaru/
      > > pursued by the rowdy Yumi/Sei/Kaorin/Mikan/, etc...
      > >
      > > (Reki/Rakka counts, I suppose, though neither were what you would call
      > > pursuant. Still, the tall dark grownup vs widdle girly girl visual
      > > applies. Anthy/Utena too, even though they're the opposite. Wacky
      > > chara design but nadeshiko/rowdy personality )
      > >
      > > On the right... well, I suppose there's Tomoyo ever attending Sakura.
      > > If Shizuru had long dark hair, she'd instantly qualify. Tall,
      > > beautiful, smart, insanely popular in school, ever calm and
      > > collected... and like Tomoyo, is occasionally insane.
      > >
      > > Hmmmm... that may be it. If the Nadeshiko goes after the Genki Girl,
      > > her mind breaks. That's what happens when you fight the Laws of
      > > Cliche, I guess.
      > >
      > > Plenty of couples who (some only slightly) break the cliche. The
      > > tall/blonde/smart/popular Rio playing with her plushy Mikan, for
      > > example. Shinobu/Kaede defy classification (as they should), as do
      > > Mireille/Kirika (mutual attraction and a grownup acceptance of such?
      > > This cannot be! Assuming you believe Noir is one of those "all the
      > > sex happens between paragraphs" novels), and ROD TV & OVA breaks all
      > > the cliches for simply being awesome in every way.
      > >
      > > Getting back to the original question, are there any other popular
      > > anime yuri couples that flow opposite to the cliche of the Genki Girl
      > > Smitten by Nadeshiko? Bonus points if the Nadeshiko goes insane at
      > > any time while seduction is in play. Granted, I've only cited two
      > > examples, but that's all I've watched, so that's 100% succes rate
      > > right there.
      > >
      > > Kisses XXOOXX
      > > Jen
      > >
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