The BEST episodes of Maria Watches Over Us
Every episode of Maria Watches Over Us ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Maria Watches Over Us!
Yumi is a first year student at the Lillian School for Girls, an exclusive all-girls Catholic school. The school has a tradition that older girls take a younger girl as their little sister or "soeur" in order to instruct and look out for them. Though Yumi admires Sachiko, a reserved second year student who is a member of the student council, she has no hopes of being chosen as her soeur. When an innocent encounter leads Sachiko to impulsively ask Yumi to be her soeur, Yumi is suddenly brought into the inner circle of the Roses, who are the members of the student council. With Sachiko at her side, Yumi begins to unravel and understand the relationships between the Roses and their soeurs and figure out her own feelings for Sachiko.
#1 - In Search of You
Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired 3/28/2009
The Valentines' Day dates take place, with Chisato Tanuma finding Yoshino's card and Tōko finding Yumi's. During Tōko and Yumi's date, even more about Tōko's past is revealed, as well as her reasons for running away from home. They eventually visit the hospital owned by Tōko's grandfather, and Touko slowly starts to open up to Yumi. The season ends with Yumi's thought of Tōko accepting her rosary.Watch Now:Amazon
#2 - Cool Breeze
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/28/2007
Hosokawa Kanako, a first year, sees Yumi as the ultimate embodiment of perfection. When preparations for the Hanadera Festival begins, Kanako tries to keep Yumi away from it due to her hatred of men and her fear of having Yumi be corrupted.Watch Now:Amazon
#4 - The Future Soeur
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/24/2009
The day of the Soeur Audition—turned into Tea Party—arrives, and soon the Kendo Competition, as well. Yoshino has been looking forward to the Kendo competition, but she has promised Eriko that she will have a petite soeur by then. Someone catches Yoshino's eye, but it looks like it might be more complicated than it seems.Watch Now:Amazon
#5 - The Sigh of the Red Rose
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/31/2009
Yumi and Sachiko finally go on their date to the amusement park. However, Kashiwagi and Yuuki turn up, with Kashiwagi bearing a certain agenda in mind. Yumi learns a few things and Kashiwagi's intentions are made clear.Watch Now:Amazon
#7 - Crisscross
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/21/2009
After Tōko realizes her large misunderstanding, crying, she is comforted by Noriko. The next week, the Valentines' Day Card Hunt for the Next Roses take place with surprising results. Sachiko and Tōko have an interesting conversation on the stairs, and eventually Tōko comes to realize something vital to her relationship with Yumi.Watch Now:Amazon
#8 - Codename Operation OK
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/29/2007
Lillian and Hanandera collaborate on a school festival, and Yumi tries to fix Sachiko's hatred for men.
#9 - The Keychain
Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/7/2009
Sachiko and Suguru Kashiwagi discuss Tōko's entry in the Student Council elections and her recent behavior towards Yumi. The Lillian Newspaper Club organizes another card hunt event for Valentine's Day, while Noriko worries that Yumi has given up on Tōko. As well, the Gigantea soeurs have a small discussion about the 'next Rose'.Watch Now:Amazon
#10 - Keyhole of the Heart
Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/14/2009
As different people in her life try to help her find happiness, Tōko continues to run away from their support. Suguru warns Tōko that if she continues to run away, one day no one will chase after her. More details of Tōko's family situation and her reason for refusing to be Yumi's petite soeur are revealed.Watch Now:Amazon
#17 - Just One Ordinary Day
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/10/2009
The day of the School Festival has arrived, there are many attractions but most importantly, the drama club is performing Little Women and Yamayurikai, The Tale of Torikaeba. With so much going on, the day might not just be another ordinary day.Watch Now:Amazon
#19 - Holding a Parasol
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 9/26/2004
Yumi learns why Sachiko has been so distant lately. With newfound confidence, she promises never to question Sachiko's love for her again.
#21 - Hold But One Hand of Mine
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/8/2004
With graduation's onset, Sei and Shimako remember the events which led them to become soeurs in spite of their many complex obstacles and reservations. The two of them ultimately form a deep and healthy relationship without becoming codependent.
#22 - Yellow Rose Warning
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/5/2004
Yoshino takes advantage of her newfound health by joining Rei's kendo club, causing extreme worry on Rei's part and another roadblock in their relationship.
#24 - The Surprising Chocolates Part II
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/25/2004
After a crying Yumi runs away from Sachiko's confrontation, Sei reveals the secret reason behind Sachiko's distress. The treasure hunt takes place with surprising results. and Yumi makes up with Sachiko in her own unique way.Watch Now:Amazon
#25 - Extremely Busy Days
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/18/2004
In their midst of their graduation preparations for the third-years, the en boutons forget to organize a farewell party for the Rosas. To make it worst, Yumi finds out at the last moment that the en bouton petite soeurs must also put on a performance, and collapses from the pressure of all her various duties.