Prologue - A certain youth’s Q & A
[Q: Is your relationship with your mother good?]
[Q: Do you talk to your mother? How often do you talk to her?]
[Q: Is there anything your mother said that made you happy recently?]
[Q: Is there anything your mother said that made you unhappy recently?]
Calling me by my nickname is such a pain.
[Q: Do you go out with your mother for shopping or the likes?]
[Q: Do you help your mother with chores?]
Depends on my mood.
[Q: Do you know what your mother likes?]
Housework and bargain sale.
[Q: Do you know what your mother hates?]
The G that comes out of kitchen.
[Q: What do you think is good about your mother?]
[Q: What do you think is bad about your mother?]
[Q: Will you become closer to your mother if you go on an adventure with her?]
I should, right? Not like I would know.
1 The G – a.k.a gokiburi. A classic Japanese slang that uses the first alphabet to represent cockroach in the katakana. ↩