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Nagi’s Long Vacation: the kind of vacation we may need to take once in a while

“Maybe the air is not something you read. It’s something we breathe in and out.”

Watching enough Japanese (variety) shows will surely expose you to “KY”, the abbreviation for “kuuki yomenai” which literally means “can’t read the air/atmosphere”. The opposite of which is the theme of Nagi no Oitoma: about people who read the atmosphere too much. Continue reading “Nagi’s Long Vacation: the kind of vacation we may need to take once in a while”

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Juhan Shuttai!: feel-good slice-of-life at its finest

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“If luck can be accumulated, I want to win at work.”

I started this dorama after it finished airing that i could marathon all 10 episodes in a few days if i wanted to. But after the first two episodes, which were incredibly compelling, i forced myself to space the viewing so the goodness would last longer… that i was undeniably sad to see the word “owari!!” (the end) on the screen, though i was glad to have stumbled upon this gem of a drama that’s worth every single second of my time. Continue reading “Juhan Shuttai!: feel-good slice-of-life at its finest”