get up early
a lotus flower
in the morning haze
a lotus flower opens
strangers exchange greetings
on 21 and 26 July, visited ponds in Hachimangu shirine, in Kamakura.
There are two ponds, Genji-ike and Heike-ike.
Except summer, the surface of the ponds is calm with ducks floating.
Lotus Pond, a set on Flickr.