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Festival!

There was a festival near work so I went out during my break and checked it out.
They had the usual foods, plus the usual goldfish scooping game.   Plus…

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eel scooping /fishing (hopefully for dinner)

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crab scooping

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HAMSTER SCOOPING
Fortunately there were no hooks involved, just a straightened out paperclip with a bit of lettuce on the end that was physically unavailable to support its own weight, let alone a hamster.   But I tried it and the baby ham looked happy eating it.

Also, here is the most beautiful food ever.

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Yamanote-sen in Kyoto

Might as well be the Yama no Fucking Te sen here.

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One the warning that the doors were closing rang, the magic happened*. Seems like a lot of fuckers were still holding out on their space. I hate crowds too, but you lose a right to personal space in these situations, yeah? 

*the magic is that no matter how fucking many people are on the train, and no matter how close to the door they are (to the degree it is a second door of people), if you step on, there is magically enough room for you

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The other side…

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Ha, yet I still have a ‘gaijin bubble.’ :/

Honnen Matsuri

So I didn’t go myself to the Japanese Penis Festival, but since I apparently inspired the secretary to go she bought me souvenirs.

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I assumed that in keeping with the penis theme that it comes with a pair of lips but I now think it’s just vagina dentata…

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I’d rather have the lips…

Girls’ Day

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So in Daimaru they had a lot of chirashi sushi for sale because of Girls’ Day and they had a stand out to make our look fresher but most of it was already out on the rack.

Oddly enough nothing appealed to me so I just got this Hina Mochi-

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New Years Mochi

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I can do whatever I want, ok, I’m an adult.  Or so they tell me.

Chuutan Prefectural School Culture Festival

 

Cheerleaders…

Check out some of the art, it’s fantastic.