Paul Haggis [ citation needed ]. She can out-crazy Gaga or Lily. A geisha and her danna may or may not be in love, but intimacy is never viewed as a reward for the danna's financial support. Retrieved September 17, Never Stop Never Stopping. They are at the peak of traditional Japanese femininity. Maiko are considered one of the great sights of Japanese tourism, and look very different from fully qualified geisha.
The obi is brighter than the kimono she is wearing to give a certain exotic balance.
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