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Parasols and a big fan…

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I’ve gone back to the Japanese Chiyogami papers for this one. This paper makes me think of elegant geishas teetering along the street carrying their parasols daintily over their heads. I loved the book ‘Memoirs of a Geisha’ by Arthur Golden, I have read it several times including trying to read it in French when I was being serious about learning French. Needless to say I didn’t manage to finish it and reverted to the English version eventually.

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I also loved the film even though it got mixed reviews. It might be that I have a serious crush on Ken Watanabe or it might just be that it is a very good film. I couldn’t possibly say…

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No, that’s not a very good photo of him but it does have a parasol and a geisha in it so let’s try again.

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That’s better. And while we’re at it let’s have a gratuitous George Clooney shot to really cheer us ladies up….

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I’m feeling much cheerier now!