Brother for Rent

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Vol. 3 Ch. 15
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Need a plane to hit the house while they're gone
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Oops, she forgot to burn that house down ...
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FINALLY LETS GOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
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world isnt always black and white
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Nothing says that if she lives with him she can't fix things with her brother y'know? There's still hope for them, sometimes it just takes time beyond just effort.
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good for her. can't let her live with that fucker no more
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Finally. Hope that for fucker dies alone on that house.
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Victim victimizer. I hope this will get resolved sooner.
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… good. Finally. God fucking damn it. Fuck that guy. Jesus fucking Christ.

Such a pity the abuse arc was never truly resolved, but I'm glad the manga showed that running from an abuser is also a valid choice and that blood is not always thicker than water. Asian culture in general really needs to face that issue head-on.
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Two examples of a young man's struggle with grief and the two ways it can go. The real brother, fallen into rage and cowardice, fully aware of the monster he's become; the rental brother, fighting hard against the dark for far too long and finally coming out the other side a proper man. Trying to help only ends up hurting everyone involved. Best thing to do is leave them the hell alone. Let them sort that shit out on their own.

Long story short: Get that kid outta there, and put that fool in a place where he can't harm others. You can call the police at this stage, but it's just gonna be suicide by cop. Something to think about...
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@satsuyurami oooooh okay, that explains a lot, thank you! <3
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@KathyClysm a spoiler for you

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oof im begging your rental oniichan, please get to the police real quick and file for child abuse and abandonment so you can officially adopt Kanami.
Yeah the pain of your parent dying isn't easy but it sure isn't a fucking excuse to hit a CHILD.

That man better apologize and get therapy far away from Kanami. If she want to try again to meet up, that's her decision and not the real oniichan.

UGH i hate that man so much. No matter what trauma and/or mental illness he have doesn't excuse any of his shitty and abusive behaviour.
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Good riddance. Kanami always comes home after all, what now after she's no longer coming home, onii-chan? Throw a party? ๐Ÿ™ƒ
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Maybe someone with more insight can explain to me what might have happened with the brother?
Is he in shock due to the parents dying? Or depression? Like, what is realistically going on for him to basically do a 180?
Because I can't bring myself to think of him as fully evil seeing as how they used to be so happy before.
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oh my fucking god.

EDIT:
alexa, play "everybody hurts". thanks
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What really got me is him ripping his famiky photos

This dudes clearly unstable she needs to get out that home
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for her to be experiencing such painful memories as a child :(((((((
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This Manga always makes me so sad for her. The brother is a terrible human being.
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It's for the best tbh
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