Nozomi Tsukamoto (柄本 のぞみ) is the mother of Tsukushi Tsukamoto who works in a daycare.
Nozomi is a very kind, patient, optimistic and empathetic woman.
Before Nozomi was crippled in the traffic accident that killed her husband, she was a ballet dancer.
After to the accident, she is permanently in a wheelchair.
Empathy and Patience
Because Nozomi is wheelchair-bound and works in daycare, she has incredible amount of patience and empathy, two things she instilled in Tsukushi Tsukamoto and she also influenced his selfless playing style.
- Specialty: Origami
- Likes: Caramel sauce, children
- Dislikes: Tunnels
- Favorite Quote: Never Give Up.
- Nozomi's surname Tsukamoto means "design, pattern, build, nature, handle, crank, grip, knob, shaft" (柄) (tsuka) and "base, root, origin" (本) (moto).