A Real Madam Butterfly & Pinkerton.

6 min readOct 12, 2021

A Fortune Tellers’ Tales. Episode 4, Part 1 of 3: “All is Fair in Love and War.”

Original digital art “A Real Madam Butterfly” by Wanugee.

She was mumbling forceful sounds with her lips closed, while struggling to break free, like an abducted captive with duct tape over her mouth. Her body was rocking back and forth, as if her hands and feet were tied. Was she shouting or screaming? Was it the terror of the air raids, when the planes dropped bombs in the…