That cold noon, leafless trees surrounded the Dojo. Inside Kanami, Ayase, Oryo and Lin were eating when someone shouted outside the sensei’s name. In the grass was a woman in a Northern Province kunoichi uniform, knelt with a scroll on her hand. She had paler skin, green eyes, reddish hair, which she keeps straight to the shoulders. The woman waited there until the sensei came out.
“Greetings Master Matsudaria, My name is Harusame Akiha. My master was Hoshi Niwara, brother of your student Taedo. Before he died, he wrote this message requesting I finish my training with you.” Akiha told the old sensei.
“A paper does not give you right for considering you worthy as a student.” The old sensei stated and turned around closing the door.
Very early next day Matsudaria found Oryo peeking at the window. “Why you are not at the kitchen.”
Oryo gasped and turns around lowering her head. “The woman is still out there.”
“That is not your c