Also one of Kei039s friends Kaede tends to be a rather shy girl most of the time. Her physical characteristics include that she is one quarter Irish tall for a Japanese and with red hair and freckles. Despite her shyness during an accidental visit to her hotel room by a sleepdeprived Hyosuke in which he mistakenly climbed into her bed she awoke from a lightly inebriated slumber and claimed that he had appeared to her in a dream which now seems to have come true. She then sweetly confesses her love for him and proceeds to seduce him. The two become inseparable and are seen together throughout the series.