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Autumn Approaches

Let's start with a quiz. What do you think the following could mean?

朝顔     morning + face

If my pre-shower and pre-caffeine "morning face" is any indication, the object in question might not be too appealing!

I'll block the answer with artwork by a talented woman who calls herself Origa.

This piece is "Landing Crane." Now for the answer:

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