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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Urban Senryu

Rose Monday float
sunlit "Merkozy" tattoo
on Merkel's right arm

Published on World Kigo Database (Rose Monday)

Note: The Rose Monday parades in Cologne, Mainz and Duesseldorf are the highlight of the German street carnival season, in/famously known for their satirical procession floats.