Takeru, a salaryman who can't seem to get on in the world, spends his days being oppressed by his beautiful and strict female boss. However, when he discovers the past she tries to cover up, the wheels of fate begin to turn.
Within the boundary separating one world from the next, “rips” in the fabric of space will occasionally form. These tears allow the two worlds to bleed into each other, and, if left unattended, may threaten the everyday lives of the people living nearby. To find and repair these distortions, a seamster named Rem travels around the world. On his way to a particular village, he runs into a mysterious little girl, the "forest-keeper" who tries to prevent him entering the village… Volume 1: Awai no Mori Volume 2: Madoi no Tobira
Despite her family's protests, Aoi Sakuraba decides that she is going to marry Kaoru Hanabishi, her love of eighteen years. Once he realizes that her intentions are genuine - and that she's not just trying to get him to reconcile with his estranged (and domineering) family - he begins to definitely warm up to the idea, too. What obstacles must the two overcome in order to be together? See [AnimeNewsNetwork](https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=833) for the anime.
"Welcome to Venus Vangard. We've been expecting you." Sumire Takahana is a seemingly normal school girl cursed with the ability to see malevolent ghosts known as "Viruses." Her life hits a crossroads after a run-in with a "gothic lolita" clad monster killer for hire, Lucia Nahashia. Not content to stay on the sidelines while these "Viruses" prey on the weak, Sumire decides to join forces with the mysterious eyepatch-wearing Lucia to hunt down these "Viruses" before they can hurt anyone else. (Source: Seven Seas)