Probably Thought She Was Being A Real (Mills &)Boon

| Friendly | October 14, 2015

(I am in a bookstore looking at the manga when a lady browsing in the next section suddenly speaks to me.)

Lady: “You can’t read those, you know.”

Me: “I’m… sorry?”

Lady: “Oh, I’m just trying to help you, dear. I’m sure you didn’t know but those anime books are only written for weird perverted boys. Just a heads up!”

(She left before I could figure out how to respond. The real kicker is that while the manga I was looking at is about a charming and innocent young girl and aimed at ages five and older, she was in the romance section looking at steamy novels whose covers heavily featured shirtless men.)


This story is part of our Anime roundup!

Read the next Anime roundup story!

Read the Anime roundup!

1 Thumbs
415