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Satoko is a domestic girl with a kind heart. She lost her father when she was little, and her family has been very poor ever since her father's company shut down. However, life is happy enough when you are optimistic, and Satoko enjoys her daily life heartily. One day, she is rescued from a attacking dog by Fuuma, an extraordinarily mature 10-year-old boy. Little does Satoko realize that this boy is the head of Wakudera Corporation, as well as her future husband!

Volume 1 extra is Undying Flower (Karenai Hana), a yuri oneshot.


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Associated Names
ディア マイン
디어 마인
Cậu võ sĩ hay ngượng
Karenai Hana (TAKAO Shigeru)
Undying Flower

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Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.Undying Flower by Endless Dimension (3371d ago)
v.4 c.20-21 (end) by Endless Dimension (3985d ago)
v.4 c.18-19 by Endless Dimension (3989d ago)
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4 Volumes (Complete)

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Average: 8.1 / 10.0 (451 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8 / 10.0
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March 31st 2015, 9:07pm PST



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Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)
The Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

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by xxdita-chanxx
September 13th, 2007, 7:29pm
I wouldn't really care about the age gap much if she wasn't nearly a legal pedophile.
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I love it   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by magnolia93
April 19th, 2009, 10:57am
I really liked this series.It was so nice,funny and sweet to read that I finished it fast.I love the characters and the relationship between Fuuma and Satoko.Their characters are so great smile. I found the art not so complete.It's hard to explain.But I loved everythings else of this series.I really recommend it!

... Last updated on April 19th, 2009, 10:58am
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by mangum44
November 22nd, 2007, 8:17pm
The age issue made me squirm a bit while reading it, but despite that this is a great manga that put a smile on my face almost all the way through. Really sweet and cute.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by TaeminLuv
October 9th, 2010, 8:31pm
I absolutely love this manga! I may be biased, seeing how I actually enjoy the category "Older Female Younger Male" - ah! But I don't like those hentai, ecchi, yaoi, shotacon types... this manga totally fit my needs. The male protagonist Fuuma is so cute. He is very intelligent and mature; however, being only ten years old, he can't help but incidentally show his childish side to his fiance. He's very kind and caring to her, and you can obviously see he really loves her. He's truly going to grow up a wonderful man. And his fiance Sakoto is very sweet. Although she's completely against the arranged marriage at first, as she spends more time with Fuuma and realizes just how great of a young man he is, she slowly falls for him. I seriously love all the scenes they have together, whether it be Fuuma or Sakoto blushing at each other to when they become jealous~ everything is so heartwarming. Plus, it doesn't just focus on Fuuma and Sakoto, this manga also pays attention to subordinate characters too! And their stories are so cute as well. I just seriously wish the manga could be longer! At least a sequel! I wanna see Fuuma all grown up! >.<
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This is so sweet.   
Rating: 9.5 / 10.0
by Kaera_Nyu
January 1st, 2011, 7:59pm
I loved this story, I really did.
It actually made me cry! Totally worth the time.
I'm very fond of Older female - Younger male mangas, they are really fun to read. But either way, I find this story a bit better than Merupuri(At least it's a bit more realistic). Anyhow I really love Fuuma, you can tell he really does love and care for Satoko, plus his way of thinking is amazing!
This manga really left a print on me and I hope the following readers will like it too!
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by blueseeker
February 16th, 2008, 1:14pm
I really enjoyed this manga it reminded me a bit of Kimi wa Boku no Mono except there is no obstacles other than the age difference. Although the art is nothing to brag about it was cute at times. What could have made this one better was to have speed up a few years ahead and show wether or not they at least make progress. Overall though i cannot complain, although i myself enjoy the same age or older male character with the heroine the fact that his mind was so mature it left me satisfied.

... Last updated on February 16th, 2008, 1:16pm
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Not bad   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by ouch
October 8th, 2007, 10:00pm
It's an OK manga. Characters are pretty cute.
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Give it a chance ^.^   
Rating: 8.9 / 10.0
by destati
May 18th, 2008, 8:21pm
the first time I stumbled upon this manga, I was a scanlation virgin. A girl 7 years older than the guy, that is so wrong. That's what I thought. After all a while, I decided to read the manga, and it has been one of my all time favorite shoujo manga. I don't know what to say, except just go read it already! You won't be disappointed.
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so cute!   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by joyfullyme16
June 8th, 2012, 5:36pm
I loved this manga! It might sound strange the main lead being 10 years old but it doesnt feel strange. He is so mature and lovable that i cant help rooting for him. And his love for her is so complete and sweet that it makes me all mushy inside. Also the art is very simple and very fitting to the story. I very much enjoyed reading this. It is worth your time.
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Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by Astur
July 23rd, 2010, 8:15pm
I thoroughly enjoyed this series and despite negative reactions to the art, there was something very cute and endearing about it. I like how the mangaka can portray honest emotions without sullying the mood. Even as she cried I felt sad and laughed and felt many things at once. That, and I like age gaps bigrazz
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