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Friday, April 17, 2009

secrets come

Masajo 真砂女 1906 age 88

隠しごと親子にもあり桜餅
kakusigoto oyako nimo ari asakuramoti

Lee & Emiko’s English

secrets come between
even mothers and daughters—
cherry blossom cakes

Seasonal word: cherry blossom cake ( spring)
Note: Cherry blossom cake is a cake wrapped in a salted cherry leaf; it is
a specialty of the spring season. It is usually pale pink like cherry
blossoms and its cherry leaf flavor is favored by many peoples.

sakuo haiga

5 comments:

Gillena Cox said...

very interesting

much love
gillena

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Magyar said...

Oooo... seems here, the daughter will be inventing her own cherry blossom cake recipe, her mother guarding the secret formula!
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sakuo said...

Gillena san,
Thank you as usal for your comment.

sakuo.

sakuo said...

Magyar san ,
Thank you for your witty comment.
Your situation of daughter and mother is very exciting.

sakuo.