|Other names||The Poet|
|Voice actor||Nakahara Shigeru|
He is always seen covered in layers of clothes, his face is hidden in a long hood and shawl eyes not seen.
When his face is revealed he has long redish brown hair and long fringe.
Shui is silent for a large portion of the game, hiding his face in his robes and shawl. Although he was killed 18 years ago, his spirit continues to linger, seeking to repair what he feels is his fault, and to protect his beloved son. He's a very gentle and soft-spoken individual, who talks very affectionately of his family, and also desperately tries to convince Leaks of his true feelings. In life, Shui was an extremely powerful sanga, running for the office of head sanga in Ransen, but his rivals were attempting to use his friendship with Leaks against him, ultimately killing him.
The mysterious poet who appears in the village of Karou one day inspires an interest in Konoe that he cannot understand. In fact, the further along he goes on his journey, the more it seems like the poet is following him, always vanishing just when Konoe is about to ask his name. Also close to the end before you see the part where everyone is looking at the red moon, Leaks and him talk, Leaks also say things about Konoe and Shui said "That even though he is my child or something like that.