Week 14.2: 小川未明童話集 - Ogawa Mimei’s Collection of Children’s Stories

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Week 14.2


Start Date: Nov 27th
Previous Part: Week 14.1
Next Part: Week 15.1


Week Start Date Chapter Pages 1951ed. Pages 2013ed. Page Count
Week 14.2 Nov 27th 11. 酔っぱらい星 8

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Cute story. I don’t know why the two random deaths were needed exactly, but it’s Mimei, so I would have been more surprised if no one died at all. So, was the star the same person as Santa and the bird seller, or was that the face of kindness or something, in a more abstract way? In any case, a drunken star is a funny image. I’ll be keeping an eye out for star hats that may have fallen down from now on.

A book cover I found