HATSUKA KAN

(TOKOYA NO NIKAI NI UTSURU NO KI.)    

HONGÔ YUMI-CHÔ 2 CHÔME
18 BANCHI ARAI (KINOTOKO) KATA

    Kami ga bô-bô to shite, mabara na Hige mo nagaku nari, Ware-nagara iya ni naru hodo yatsureta. Jochû wa Haibyô-yami no yô da to itta. Gezai wo mochii sugite yowatta Karada wo 10 ka no Asa made 3 jô han ni yokotaete ita. Kakô to yû Ki wa dô shite mo okoranakatta. Ga, Kindaichi kun to Giron shita no ga En ni natte, iro-iro Bungaku jô no Kangae wo matomeru koto ga dekita.
    Iwamoto ga kite Yo no Kôi wo kansha suru to itte naita.
    10 ka no Asa, Morioka kara dashita Miyazaki kun to Setsu-ko no Tegami wo Makura no ue de yonda. 7 ka ni Hakodate wo tatte, Haha wa Nohechi ni yori, Setsu-ko to Kyô-ko wa Tomo to tomo ni Morioka made kita to yû. Yo wa omotta: "Tsui ni!"
    Miyazaki kun kara okutte kita 15 yen de Hongô Yumi-chô 2 chôme 18 Banchi no Arai to yû Tokoya no 2 kai futama wo kari, Geshuku no hô wa, Kindaichi kun no Hoshô de 119 yen yo wo 10 yen zutsu no Geppu ni shite morai, 15 nichi ni tatte kuru yô ni Kazoku ni ii-okutta.
    15 nichi no Hi ni Gaiheikwan wo deta. Nimotsu dake wo karita Uchi ni oki, sono Yo wa Kindaichi kun no Heya ni tomete moratta. Iyô na Wakare no Kanji wa Hutari no Mune ni atta. Wakare!
    16 nichi no Asa, mada Hi no noboranu uchi ni Yo to Kindaichi kun to Iwamoto to 3 nin wa Ueno station no Platform ni atta. Kisha wa 1 jikan okurete tsuita. Tomo, Haha, Tsuma, Ko......Kuruma de atarashii Uchi ni tsuita.