621 – Kabuki

Delicate wings
Of silk kimonos,
Flutter
In the autumn breeze.

Two sets of footsteps,
Purposefully dance,
Searching
For open paths.

Melodious song
Of fast steel lightning,
Clashing
Under ancient trees.

A thin red stroke
Upon flesh canvas,
Swift kiss
Of a sharp katana.

The sound of
Single footsteps
Slowly
Fades away.

A small crimson sea
Mixed with fallen leaves,
Glitters
In the moonlight.

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