102-year-old Japanese sweets! The wife continues to sell by the method taught by her husband | 102 歳のわらびもち!ご主人から伝授されたわらび餅を奥さんが売り続ける

Selling bracken-starch dumplings by bicycle, run by a 102-year-old husband. However, last year, her husband entered a nursing home. His wife, Megumi, has now taken over the job from her husband and is working hard selling warabi mochi. She starts making her Japanese sweets at four in the morning.

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Princess Mononoke: The masterpiece that flummoxed the US – BBC Culture

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“With Studio Ghibli,” says Napier, “you have a sense that, contrary to the Judeo-Christian Western point of view, humans are not necessarily the dominant creatures in the world.” It’s an ethos with arguable roots in Japan’s history of ecological disasters, and in Shintoism, the animistic folk religion of Japan, based…

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