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Original Love  
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Description
1-6) Original Love
This story is about Yuuki who adopts Kou who is a replica prototype (he is basically a replica of Yuuki's dead lover Takaaki) The manga shows the progression of their relationship, which start when Kou is quite young.

7) I Can't Stop Worrying
"Beauty is lost on someone who isn't in show business" are the thoughts of the beautiful bartender who constantly gets preposition, stalked and molested by random man. He has finally had enough when a pervert breaks into his apartment and he decides to move in with his friend. But his childhood friend warned him that he might be in even more danger than he was in!

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Manga

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Associated Names
オリジナル・ラブ

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Latest Release(s)
c.7 (end) by Fushichou (3212d ago)
v.1 c.6 by Fushichou (3213d ago)
v.1 c.5 by Fushichou (3214d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
1 Volume (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

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User Rating
Average: 7.5 / 10.0 (51 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.23 / 10.0
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Last Updated
December 1st 2013, 4:12pm PST


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Year
2003

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Licensed (in English)
No

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1358 increased(+36)
Monthly Pos #2706 increased(+190)
3 Month Pos #4690 increased(+146)
6 Month Pos #5081 increased(+1647)

List Stats
On 27 reading lists
On 78 wish lists
On 277 completed lists
On 3 unfinished lists
On 80 custom lists

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Honestly just.. average   
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by OmNom
April 1st, 2015, 4:01pm
I get the point the author was trying to make with this manga; that shotacon isn't always the utmost disgusting abomination known to mankind and fangirls in particular. I mean, it's kinda hard to miss it, not when she rubs it to your face verbally in every 2-3 chapters like that, to the point where the reader can't take out much from the manga aside from the fact that there are circumstances when pedophilia is not wrong. I actually don't hate shotacon to the extent that some people do; what I don't like is mediocrity and poor execution. This manga unfortunately packs both of those flaws, it's simply kinda bland and has no real depth or substance. I feel nothing towards the characters or the root of their 'original love', like where does the love stem from? Maybe the mangaka should have put more effort into writing a decent love story instead of just using the characters' thoughts to say that their relationship is oh-so special.
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Not just shota. It's a masterpiece!   
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by oGaga
August 29th, 2013, 1:40pm
this story has a much deeper meaning in it then "yay shota". it shows a love which is rare but is heartwarming and truly beautiful

@aigaither you must not understand that true love comes in more then 1 flavor. if you had paid any attention you would see that they truly love each other and are everything to each other. it was even hinted that his love is the same as takakki's when it said "Is my love for yuuki really caused by the inheritance of genetics...?" hinting that he might be more than his clone.

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Wrong   
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by aigaither
October 6th, 2012, 7:49pm
This is not only wrong, its insulting, there is a huge difference between homosexuality and pedophilia. Please do not read this if you have any respect for gay people and the struggle they make every day to define love between two males and child molestation.
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Shota   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ragec
December 20th, 2008, 12:47pm
I really don't watch shota coz it's just wrong but this story is great. If you're looking for a sweet story then i recommend this!! The art is beautiful and cute bishonen characters bigrazz This manga also contain a side story at the end which is also good.
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suprisingly readable   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by fouloldron
August 30th, 2008, 8:41am
Generally I loathe shota but this really doesn't feel like it. This isn't a story about a boy being manipulated and taken advantage of. Rather it's a story about 2 males completely consenting and truly in love. Indeed the younger party initiates the relationship despite the fears and reservations of the elder.
Beautiful story and beautiful art.
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