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As Thơ ("tuh") ventures into romance as a panromantic asexual/ace, her boyfriend Dylan pressures her to be both sexual and straight, insisting that sex is love and that he’s worthless without it.
When she begins a new relationship with the more emotionally-detached Leo, she once again finds her asexuality to be an issue for her partner. But this time, Leo sees her asexuality as an obstacle to fulfilling her purpose as a woman.
Questioning whether she's actually who she thinks she is, Thơ is forced to be valued by them or fight for herself.