Fushou no Musuko
Oneshot : Fushou no Musuko
[boke's comments in brackets like this]
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Even children have their own reasons
Fushou no Musuko [Unworthy Son]
3-2 You should turn that right into a manga
3-3 Well, for now, I'll take these
4-2 "For now"...?
I can't count how many times he's accepted my work with "for now"!
How about some praise for the work right in front of your goddamn eyes!
4-5 Maybe I should change publisher...
5-1 What a pain
5-2 You should turn that right into a manga
5-3 Dad remarried
5-4 To someone way younger
5-5 To someone who was my teacher!
6-2 Oh my!
It's been a while
I can't believe it's Okamoto-kun!
6-3 Takeo-san, he's your son!
He's my son
6-4 I was all "when should I tell them? When should I tell them?" I could hardly contain myself!
7-1 Tomo-chan, when you were his teacher, his mom was still alive, right?
So we never had the chance to meet
7-2 Who woulda thougth we'd meet at the chiropractor?
Stiff Shoulders and Back
7-3 Oh, hey
We often bump into each other
Yeah, we do
8-1 I was struck by how sexy she looked sinking into the padded table there
Oh, stop it!
8-2 You don't want dinner?
I'm not feeling good...
8-3 Stomp stomp stomp
8-4 He's always been delicate - mmm...
Kinda a feeble kid
But ever since his mom passed away he's been even more intolerant
9-1 I loved her
9-2 I've got a mountain
Of stories I wrote with her in them
9-3 Knock Knock
9-4 Can I come in?
10-1 I'm sorry
It must be a surprise
10-2 You love you mother very much, I know
But you father didn't keep this from you to be mean, I think
I'm going to do my best to be your mom, ok!
11-2 What kind of losing hand is this?
12-3 Can you ink this too, please?
12-6 They did it
13-1 They've fucked
13-2 Shinichi! Don't sleep!
13-3 Thanks, everyone
13-4 Man, thanks to you all, we got another one safely out the door
Excuse me, add a beer to that
14-2 Didn't you want to do shonen manga?
Yeah, that''s right, but...
14-3 But I got an offer at a recent event
Can I come in?
Whoa whoa whoa whoa
15-4 Sorry, were you asleep?
15-5 Here's your underwear
Manga? Are you drawing manga?
I haven't started!
I'm starting now
16-3 You're working as a assistant now, right?
16-4 When you get published,
I'll be your biggest fan!
17-1 Stepmother story, huh?
17-2 The set-up's not bad, but
Isn't she too middle aged looking?
17-3 So you're saying only women who look like junior high kids are ok?
17-4 I'm not saying that
17-5 Then just what the hell are you saying?
I'm fuckin' jealous of those guys people call "natural geniuses"
18-1 They say my art and stories aren't sexy
When I think of sexy...
18-2 All that comes to mind is naked women
18-3 Whatever. It's ok.
18-4 After all, it's a story about a guy and his stepmother getting it on
19-1 I'll be your biggest fan!
No fucking way
Like I could show her
19-2 Oh, really?
So it didn't work out
19-3 Hey, Shin-chan
19-4 Lemme see it next time
20-1 Not the mother-in-law one
The teacher one
20-2 That old one?
20-3 I'm not that good now, but
Not only is it way worse
It's totally shojo manga
'cause you're such a girl, Shin-chan
20-5 Thanks for everything
21-3 I'm home
22-2 I had better move out soon
The Teacher I Love
What? Shinichi's home?
23-3 I can't move out... a minute too soon...!!
24-2 You'll really be ok?
24-3 I'll be ok
I'm staying with a friend, after all
24-4 I'll bring you meals
You've already got serialized?
Well, well have to create workplace fast, huh?
26-1 What? You're helping out Ken with his pages too?
26-2 Don't you think that's why he's rooming with you?
Yeah, I think so too
26-8 Fix this
27-2 Why don't you lay down?
I'm crashing a bit
Yeah, do that
27-6 Finishing touches
28-2 He's good
28-3 Pisses me off
28-5 Have you been writing lately?
28-6 No, I haven't
28-7 Between this
And helping Ken, I don't have time for mine.
I've got a job, too
This is perfect timing
30-2 Back from work?
30-4 I thought I'd call before coming over, but we have each other's keys, so
But Ken often is asleep
So you'd better call ahead
30-6 I thought stuff that keeps would be ok
31-1 I'll tuck this one into the fridge
31-3 I bet you're not eating right
You're thinner than before
33-1 No way
33-2 Sensei, you've gained a little weight
33-3 No way
Is she serious?
33-4 I'm pregnant
I'm having a baby
34-3 I thought wouldn't say anything today
I thought I'd be better to tell you when you came home
34-5 But, yeah
I guess I have gained weight
34-6 Oh god! How rude to say I've gained weight
Sorry Sorry Sorry
Scheme [in box]
You're gonna be a big bother at this age?
35-3 It was good you moved out, huh?
Owe you money...
What this, all the sudden?
36-3 I'm not drawing any at all
36-4 Don't give up. I'm looking forward to you getting paid, ok?
I've lost confidence
36-6 In reality
I don't know if I even like manga anymore
37-1 Whatever, just hurry up and bring you first love manga
37-4 You find what you were looking for?
I found it
37-6 Show me! Show me!
"The Teacher I Love"?
38-4 So embarrassing...!
38-5 But I want her to see it!
38-6 Back then
When I wanted her to know how I deeply I felt
39-1 The teacher's name is Tomoko!
The same as mine!
No way! What is this
39-2 You modeled this after me? Right?
39-4 No way
I'm so happy!
Write one more with me as the model
I'm not drawing anymore
40-1 'cause I...
Came to throw that away
What a waste!
40-3 Because I've given up on you, ok?
40-6 Shinichi-kun... you were in love with me?
41-1 Congratulations on getting pregnant
41-3 It'll be
your brother or sister, Shin-kun
41-4 Play with them, ok?
42-2 You brought it without throwing it away
Good boy, good boy
You're gonna quit or what?
My old man...
43-1 Maybe this kid'll like manga too, just like you do!
43-3 Yeah, ya gotta man up, Shin-chan
44-2 I'm drawing my own manga
44-3 For now
45-1 I haven't had my debut yet
But I'm drawing