My Way is the Hard Way (マイウェイが切なくて) is the 25th episode of The Irresponsible Captain Tylor. It aired on July 12, 1993 in Japan.
Tylor reveals that he is resigning from the military. Upon his insistance, Yuriko goes to the intelligence division to become the Deputy of Intelligence Affairs. The division is soon put on alert because of Dom and Azalyn's ship leaving the area. Yuriko manages to convince them that it was just a satellite. Yuriko starts to ponder and begins to realize that Tylor hadn't actually been irresponsible; it was just the way he was. There were methods to his madness after all and lessons that he had wanted to teach them. She stands up and heads over to Tylor's room. Meanwhile, the crew arrive at Tylor's room and discover that he is not there. Yuriko shows up and tells them that he had resigned. The crew search the city for him. Yuriko finds Tylor by the Soyokaze, which is due to be scrapped.