The Straw Hat: Part 2
This is the second and concluding episode of a story by Shugoro Yamamoto called "The Straw Hat." Onoda, a traveler staying at a seaside village with hot springs, encounters an old man fishing on the coast. The old man voluntarily begins to reminisce about his youth, when a girl he was romantically involved with gave him the straw hat he still wears on his head. After Onoda returns to his inn, he feels uneasy as a maid tells him that the story is nothing but a fabrication by the old man…