“New Year” (سنة جديدة)

" Ohashi at Atake in Summer Shower " by Utagawa Hiroshige One drop I happened to notice in the torrent ever cascading.

“Make Ready for War” (استعد للحرب)

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Hasten to sharpen the long knife's edge; sashimi doesn't slice itself! Grind the axe until it bites keenly; the miso won't boil without wood! Boisterous laughter buffets cold night air -- "kampai!" Warm spoils of vic'try.