The perfect , delicate, crucial moment; the fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune atmosphere for action, words, or movement. Also, weather.
Describing an experience that makes you fearful yet fascinated, awed yet attracted – the powerful, personal feeling of being overwhelmed and inspired.
The scent that lingers in the air, the trail left in the water, the impression made in space after something or someone has been and gone; the trace of someone’s perfume.
“Living together”, in the sense of living or working closely with other people with whom you share feelings, desires or a common purpose.
A river in the Greek underworld that, when drunk from, made souls forget the suffering of life; oblivion or something to make you enter oblivion and forget.
Pretending reluctance or indifference when you are actually willing or eager; saying no and meaning yes.
Lit. “place of wild strawberries” ; a special place discovered, treasured, returned to for solace and relaxation; a personal idyll free from stress or sadness.
Koi no yokan
The sense one has upon meeting another person that they will fall in love.