**This volume was produced as a direct-to-Kindle release from Japan. Please enjoy!** Sakura first meets Ryoichi at a male brothel and buys him for the night. As their supposed one-night stand ends up becoming a somewhat stable monetary based relationship, their lives start to change. Can these two awkward people garner the courage to admit that their true feelings run deeper than merely sex and money? Also includes a bonus story in which Ryu is a tough but troubled kid from Osaka who is trying to overcome his past. When an American takes an interest in him, will it lead to more than just a friendship?