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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Lily Background

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In manga and anime, sometimes lilies are used in the background of panels, behind characters, and, sometimes, these white flowers as a visual pun on a romantic relationship between two girls.
  • yuri
    百合
    Lily. (the flower.)
    Lesbian fiction. Girls' Love. (in manga, anime, etc.)
An example of "lilies," yuri 百合, used as a visual pun for lesbian romance.
Anime: Ouran High School Host Club, Ouran Koukou Hosuto-Bu 桜蘭高校ホスト部 (Episode 9)

Examples

For reference, some examples:

An example of "lilies," yuri 百合 used as a visual pun for lesbian romance.
Anime: Baka to Test to Shoukanjuu バカとテストと召喚獣 (Episode 2)

An example of "lilies," yuri 百合 used as a visual pun for lesbian romance.
Anime: Kotoura-san 琴浦さん (Episode 5)

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