📚📚 Read Every Day Challenge - Winter 2024 🎍☃🌲

14th feb

another ouran chapter, just one left in the volume now (plus a side story). little break between story arcs featuring a mischievous little タヌキ cos why not. also finished vol 1 of No. 6 and though the last chapter was considerably messier than the first two i’ll keep reading! also featured a page or so of a character reading from macbeth, somehow marking my second ‘shakespeare in japanese’ in a week :sweat_smile: more pages in the bakumatsu book, would have been more but i got sidetracked reading the wikipedia pages for huis ten bosch and nagasaki holland village

today’s nhk articles were this one and this one, plus the entries on せい and せめて in aDoIJG

words that stood out

桜蘭(おうらん)
越中褌(えっちゅうふんどし) - string loincloth
名案(めいあん) - good idea

No. 6:
切開(せっかい) - incision, operation, section
渾身(こんしん) - putting in all one’s efforts, using one’s whole body
全快祝(ぜんかいいわ)い - celebration of complete recovery from illness

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