West Facing Samurai!? (2)

I started talking about “West Facing Samurai” yesterday (here). 昨日[きのう]、西[にし]向[む]く侍[さむらい](= west facing samurai)、の話を始めました(ここです)。 I have already explained “West (= nishi)” and will talk about “Facing (= muku)” today. After reading yesterday’s post, you would guess “Facing (= muku)” represents June and September; yes, you are right! But this part is a bit more complicated. First, […]

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West Facing Samurai!?

Only today and tomorrow are left this month. November does not have Day 31 and it feels time flies even quicker. 11月は今日と明日で終[お]わります。11月は31日がないので、いつもより時間がはやいように感[かん]じます(= to feel)ね。 November is not the only month without Day 31; February, April, June and September also do not have Day 31. By the way, how do you remember this list? Did you […]

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