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E-mail to Dad 4.28.2003

Hello Dad,   Today is a national holiday in Japan and I’ve finally got some time to relax here.  The weather is finally getting warmer and I put all my coats away yesterday.  As I told you before I work for myself 2 days a week teaching English at a Japanese company (Tobacco Distributor) and I don’t have […]

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E-mail to Mutsumi 4.19.2003

Hi! Yea, you can call me too if you ever get bored.  But I must warn you, I’mreally bad at making plans and usually I call only about an hour before tosee if someone wants to go out that night.  I hate making plans too far inadvance especially if it’s just going out.  But my […]

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Waseda Karate Club E-mails 4.8.2003

Honda – Senpei,   Again, I’m sorry that I didn’t understand that we were supposed to come to practice during the Spring break.  I cannot understand Japanese well yet and I thought Karate practice was finished until the next semester except for a few “special sessions.  So I worked fulltime and as you know will […]

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Journal Entry – 12.21.2001

     I’ve been in Japan for three months now and I’m on my way back to the United States.  I’m going home for Christmas and am pretty happy.  Life in Japan has been fine, and time has flown by.  My first month was kind of weird especially in the beginning.  I remember how I […]

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Arrival in Japan

     It is now 4:43 in the morning and I am sitting in my new room jet lagged as hell.  I spent all day yesterday traveling to get here.  I left home at 9am and did not arrive in Japan until 3 am.  Then I didn’t get to the apartment until about 6am Ohio […]