Japanese tale #64 – Beware of the dog

beware dog

Once upon a time, there was a nice man who lived in the heart of rural Oita.

Kitchomu, that was is name, loved New year celebrations. Each year, he eagerly waited for this joyful time, brightening the long, dim winter days.

One year, as Kitchomu has come down his fields to shop in the village in anticipation of coming feasts, a ruckus down the street came to his ears. Lire la suite