|Nature and Regrets|
|Air date||January 29, 2009|
|Romanji||Saga to Miren|
Monster Named Happiness
Nature and Regrets (Saga to Miren 性と未練) is the fifth episode of season two of the Shikabane Hime anime adaptation. It premiered on January 29, 2009.
Itsuki fights a shikabane while Takamasa reveals to Ouri about the Shikabane Himes dark secret. Rumours are heard that Keisei's body has turned into a Shikabane, and Sadahiro is sent to destroy it. Later on, Makina encounters with "Keisei's corpse" until it turns out be Ena, one of the member of the Shichisei. Ouri and Makina finally meet up with Sadahiro and Akira in the forest, where they all confront him.