The matchmaker in Dont Stay Gold and the protagonist of Tadayoedo Shizumazu Saredo Naki mo Sezu and its sequel Saezuru Tori wa Habatakanai Yashiro is a sadomasochist who feels the need for people to view him in an obscene light. Through his somewhat cheerful facade lies a broken man with a past of abuse and feels no inclanation to fix his emotional detachment with people. After graduating from High School Yashiro becomes the young leader of Shinseikai a yakuza group under Doushinkai. Feeling a strong attraction towards his new attendant and bodyguard Doumeki Yashiro decides to distance himself in fear of becoming attached having already experienced an unrequited love.