...y there, forever embraced by Setsuna.
"Love makes you do crazy things." Konoka said, looking at Setsuna.
"L...Love?" Setsuna said, her eyes wide.
Konoka looked up at her with a smile, tears in her eyes.
"Don't cry Konoka..." Setsuna said, wiping away Konoka's tears, "If it takes my whole life, I will make up for what I did. I thought...maybe...if you weren't distracting me, I could've protected you better. I didn't think of how I would hurt you by doing that."
"D...Distracting you? I was?" Konoka said, confused.
"I...um...I love you." Setsuna said, blushing deeply, "I mean...I 'love' love you."
"Set-chan!" Konoka cried happily, putting her head against Setsuna's shoulder.
"Kono-chan." Setsuna said with a smile.
"That's so beautiful." Ayaka said.
"What?!" Setsuna cried, looking up.
The rest of class 3-A was standing there, watching them. Everyone was either crying or was going to cry.
"Who am I kidding...I don't want to hide it anymore. I love Konoka!" Setsuna said as Konoka turned around to face the class. Setsuna wrapped her arms around Konoka from behind.
"Pay up-de gozaru." Kaede said, holding out a hand to Chizune.
"Fine. Here's your yen." Chizune sighed, "I still can't believe it."
"What?" Konoka asked, cocking her head.
"Kaede and I have had a bet going for a...