The Garden of Words

Kotonoha no Niwa
Source : original
Genre :Drama, Romance
Written by: Makoto Shinkai
Studio: CoMix Wave Films
Duration : 46m


Takao Akizuki: ambitious 15 years old boy
Yukari Yukino: mysterious Japanese literature teacher


This anime is a budding love story of Akao Akizuki a 15 years old high schooler, with a passion for shoe making and used to escape from school during rainy mornings to Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. There he comes across Yukari Yukino a mysterious young lady, who happened to be classic Japanese literature teacher in the same school. Yukino being too kind and gentle for her own good, was bullied by some senior students as one of the student’s lover fell for her. The matter got so much out of hand that she got into depression and was forced to resign. The story proceeds by showing how they both get a balance in their respective lives by supporting each other morally.


“I promise I am saner than most, just another human being full of quirks, little foibles.”
-Yukari Yukino(dub)

“Teenagers’ interests changes on a whim.”
-takao’s brother(sub)

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