Posted on 6 November 202116 November 2021Tea Room in Bondi ・利休坐像画賛 ( sitting portrait of Rikyu and an excerpt from his mentor, Rev. Kokei) written by Rev. Bunjou of Tofukuji-temple・三ツ具足 ( trio of ceremonial utensils, vase, incense burner and candle stand )・許状 ( certificates ) 粽 掛花入 chimaki ( dumpling wrapped in banboo leaves ) -shaped hanging vase露草 tsuyukusa (day flower ) and ユキノシタ yukinoshita ( strawberry geranium) 主菓子 omo-gashi ( main sweet ) in 菓子椀 kashi-wan ( individual sweet bowl )「落とし文」otoshibumi Otoshibumi literally means a dropped letter. There is an insect named Otoshibumi which lays eggs in a rolled leaf which looks like intentionally dropped love letter. It is like a western lady drops her handkerchief in front of a man whom she is in love.