I love how they left one of the footprints Also, I died when Yotsuba asked if celery just came out
I got the sense that he was telling her, when she takes her helmet off (the conditional 脱いだら), she should put it “there” (wherever he’s pointing, somewhere by the front door presumably). So I think そこの is referring to whatever he’s pointing at (like そこの shelf or something, but he leaves the name of the thing off because it would be obvious from where he’s pointing). I think he assumed she was going to take it off, since they were inside, which explains why he seemed a little surprised/confused when she said she wasn’t going to take it off. (Then he was just like “well, ok, whatever”)
…I don’t know for sure if that’s right though xD
I was also confused, so don’t feel bad! I just kind of assumed she was talking about something that happened “off-screen” and let it go, tbh. I don’t remember the “jellyfish” thing coming up before, but we’ve been reading this series for like 2 years at this point so it’s definitely possible that I just forgot xD
Depends which supermarket you go to. Some do, some don’t. I can’t remember which do, but when I’m in there I always feel sorry for the staff… yet another pointless and painful bit of “politeness” rigmarole to go through.
(I’m miles and miles behind on Yotsuba… but one day I’ll catch you all up!)
Heh. Yotsuba’s little tiny よーいやさー in the second panel of page 114.
Page 123, I’m glad Miura’s apartment number is 1001, because I’ve always wondered how you read out a room number like that.
Page 124, did we get to see Miura’s surname the last time we were here? The only other time the word “Hayasaka” has been mentioned here on WaniKani is when Rowena posted Miura’s article on the Yotsuba wiki.
Considering she learnt the awesome power of untying shoelaces a couple of chapters ago, I’m a little surprised she didn’t try that. I guess this is funnier.
I was in Japan the weekend before Halloween last year, so I went to see the Kawasaki Halloween Parade. Some very impressive costumes there. (I also visited the Shibuya Halloween, which was mostly just pushing my way through a crowd, some of whom happened to be dressed up. And I went to see parts of the Ikebukuro event with @marcusp. Some photos can be found on mah blog.)
I had a few sentences in this chapter that I had to go do some research on to understand the grammar. This happens with most chapters, but I end up working it out on my own and then not posting anything here. Does anyone think it would be useful for me to post my own questions and answers in case other people also have the same questions?
As an aside, I hope you’re all doing well in this crazy world we’re currently living in! Stay safe out (in?) there.