"Young Woman with a Water Pitcher" (circa 1662) by Johannes Vermeer [1632–1675].
open the window
today there is sun
its blessed warmth
tempered by the reality
exposed by its light
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A cherita is a haiku-like poem of three stanzas that tells a "story." The first stanza is one line and sets the scene. Stanza two is two lines, stanza three is three lines. A cherita terbalik is a cherita with the order of the stanzas rearranged.