Seventeen-year-old Yuiko Kubozuka loves animals. Unfortunately, they definitely don’t love her back. (She is always trying too hard, apparently, and scares them away.) Then one day --- an appropriately stormy one where the rain is falling in sheets and bolts of lightning are lighting up the heavens --- she meets him, a boy who is practically a wild animal himself. The boy, as it turns out, is actually a transfer student at Yuiko’s school who had been living abroad for many years, and his name is Leo Aoi.
The student body is terrified of the scruffy, much-scarred and wild-eyed Leo. Yuiko soon learns, however,