It is becoming apparent to Zen, and his rope-art instructor Ayame, that
while his behavior has been lacking, it is his homelife that is truly
damaging. By teaching how best to test the limitations of bondage, Ayame
intends to give Zen the strength to speak up to his parents.
A lifelong illustrator, You Someya comes from a family of comic artists. Their manga debut was accelerated after one of her sisters was published by an indie manga house. Someya's SquareEnix debut may be a bit on the challenging side, given its subject matter, but it appeared to find a greater international audience introducing English readers to bondage manga.