September 26--Suzuki Harunobu, Woman Admiring Plum Blossoms at Night. In early spring, nights are soft and when the plum trees bloom the soft air carries their sweet scent on it. The aroma that so tempts the honeybees in the daylight draws Yuki out into the night. She pulls a thick kimono around herself and she lights a small white lantern that illuminates the blossoms, making them glow in the darkness beyond the path.
I think that should have been a poem rather than a "story." I should go with my first instinct, shouldn't I? Next time. Enjoy your day, it's a gorgeous one here, sunny and cool right now and supposed to warm up into the 60s. Too bad I have to work and I'm making Durwood do the wash today. *whip crack* Hyah. (not really, I like to pretend I'm mean and bossy but I'm not; I'm only bossy... well, maybe not bossy... firm... yeah, that's it, firm)