3 Works in Yakuza Okumura Eiji
"Ash was so used to it being him and Shorter against the world, it was kind of magical that someone else should so easily slot themselves into a space that neither Ash nor Shorter realized had been left waiting to be filled."
Eiji isn't the sweet and meek boy he first seems to be. As they get to know him, Ash and Shorter realize he's tougher than he looks, that he's hiding something, and that they are irresistibly drawn to him.
Damaged people are dangerous… they know how to survive better than anyone else. But aren’t you the same, Ash?
Who is Okumura Eiji for real?
“Ash… Lynx,” Okumura repeats. His fake name from those lips sounds like absolutely nothing. Even Ash starts to doubt his existence.
Ash’s nose is bleeding. The red sticky liquid runs down chin as he stares at this dark man. Ash slowly lifts his hand and reaches for Okumura’s foot on his chest.
It’s not like he’ll shoot.
He doesn’t even blink. Okumura stretches his back and presses the trigger.
Okumura Eiji. Leader of the strongest yakuza clan that ever existed.
Heir to the merciless throne of head of the Okumura clan, Eiji must take up the mantle following his father's death; taking his place as leader of the yakuza. Abandoning his home in Japan, his first task as leader is to put an end to the American mafia who was responsible for stealing merchandise. Though, of course, Eiji knows he has to tackle the mafia's core to break the chain.
He's given one name.
Falling in love with the person you're supposed to kill is complicated, isn't it?