Kanzaki Kyoichi soon develops a crush towards his childhood friend Nitta Chiharu. His friend Kurumizawa Makoto tells him to confess his feelings for her, but it seems too late! Sorimachi Takashi has confessed before Kyoichi, and now, Chiharu seems to be avioding Kyoichi. Will Kyoichi be able to confess her feelings even if the competition is tight?
Kyoichi and Makoto decide to work part-time at a beach. When they get there, they both meet a lovely young girl named Nao who tunrs out to be Chiharu's cousin. Makoto's instantly interested, but Nao has a protective brother! Meanwhile, Kyoichi and Chiharu's relationship heats up when they have an argument.
A young girl named Sayama Shoko is an aspiring singer, but lacks confidence in her own talent. Kyoichi becomes her confidant and begins to look at her differently. The two begins to have a relationship, but Kyoichi's not over Chiharu yet. Sayama asks him out again, but he forgets about their date! What's to become of Sayama and Kyoichi?
Kyoichi has been having strange dreams lately. When he confides in his friends, he is told that it is merely a result of the loneliness he is experiencing since his break-up with Chiharu. Strangely enough, he meets up with Yokota, a young man who seems to have been in Kyoichi's dream. Soon, the two spend a lot of time together, making Makoto wonder if Kyoichi has decided to start a relationship with a man!
The countdown of the year 2001 festival is coming, and several rumors are circulating about the new millenium. Chiharu overhears Horikawa mention that if a person is with the one they love during the start of the new century, they'll experience happiness together. Chiharu wants to be Kyoichi, but he seems to be intentionally avoiding her!