This is a rewrite of fpp049 and is a simplified analysis of the Chihayaburu poem.
Season Three has been especially brutal to Yui Yuigahama (由比ヶ浜 結衣, Yuigahama Yui). Among the fan base, Yui, Saki Kawasaki (川崎 沙希, Kawasaki Saki), Shizuka Hiratsuka (平塚 静, Hiratsuka Shizuka), and Iroha Isshiki (一色 いろは, Isshiki Iroha) have been some of the most consistent fan favorites for best girl. Yet there is something very special […]
SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP11, everything that follows is a spoiler. We ended the previous essay, Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU ( S3.EP10) – Communicate? With the following “Hachiman must now communicate his feelings to Yukino and Yui and he has only two more episodes in which […]
SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP10, everything that follows is a spoiler. As we approach the end of Oregairu, every line of dialog seems to sparkle with depth and insight. Over at ANN, Hachiman was criticized for being indecisive, that he has not made a decision since the plea for […]
SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP9, everything that follows is a spoiler. With S3.EP9, we have reached a moment of clarity in the long running story of Hachiman Hikigaya. In EP8, Yukino charged Hachiman with her wish that he grant Yui’s wish. Dutifully, Hachiman attempts to fulfill Yui’s wishes. […]
SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP8, everything that follows is a spoiler. What, an episode is S3.EP8. Virtually every character in every scene lays out significant dialog, and anyone on board with this story will hang on every word. But this scene between Yukino and Hachiman is probably the most […]
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This is fpp049, an analysis of poem 17, Chihayaburu with a conclusion as to where the poem might lead.
Omi Jingu (近江神宮, Ōmi Jingū) or Omi Shrine is a Jingū shinto shrine in Ōtsu, a city in Shiga Prefecture, Japan. It was constructed in 1940 and is dedicated to Emperor Tenji. The annual Meijin/Queen Karuta Championship is held here every January. CH 226 ends the long running story of Chihayafuru, and CH 227 begins […]