Actually, with Rocky as his most trusted enforcer…
Had some family business to take care of, and a family health scare. But things have settled out and I can focus on the comic again.
Aoi: Oh, that's not the problem. I'm just not looking forward to eventually taking over Father's business and community obligations when he retires in a few years. Owing to my health I was going to stick Kimi-chan with it, but she's persona-non-grata for the foreseeable future. So Father's getting a bit desperate to find an heir.
Aoi; Carl-kun, how about a Japanese honeymoon?