The award-winning series kwn as Bokura ga Ita in Japan! R to L (Japanese Style). I kw what Ya was like before he started going out with my sister... And what he was like after she died. How he held the tears back and looked as if he wanted to die... I understand him a whole lot better than you. Nanami Takahashi falls for Motoharu Ya, the most popular, carefree boy in class. For Nanami, it's first love, but Ya is still grieving the death of his girlfriend who died the year before.
Yuki Obata's debut manga, Raindrops, won the Shogakukan Shinjin Comics Taisho Kasaku Award in 1998. Her current series, We Were There (Bokura ga Ita), won the 50th Shogakukan Manga Award. We Were There was also adapted into an animated television series in 2006.