Written and Illustrated by Gloria Cano and Google Images
Do you see what I see? Itâ€™s not just the eyes that see but our brains do too.
Do you see what I see? I feel the excitement. I can hear the other children playing.
Do you see what I see? I feel the wind and can smell the bitter sweet scent of the sakura (cherry blossoms) long before we reach them.
Do you see what I see? I can feel how delicate they are when I pick them up.
Do you see what I see? I can taste the sakura but they donâ€™t taste like cherries at all.
You can have them in a tea called
You can have them with their leaves too as in sakura-mochi.
Thatâ€™s my favorite.
Do you see what I see? Because your eyes can see but so does the rest of me.
Vocabulary Mochi- a ball of glutinous rice cake. Sakura- cherry blossom