Original YT playout date: 24 February 2009
Here is a day spent in the company of Takahiro Kajiura, an intelligent and cultured gentleman from the land of the flowering cherry.
I used for the background the song Ue o muite arukō, also known as Sukiyaki, by Kyu Sakamoto. This is a song I remembered from earliest childhood, which Takahiro-san helped me to identify.
Ue o muite arukō
I shall walk looking up
namida ga kobore nai yō ni
So that my tears won’t fall
Omoidasu haru no hi
Remembering Spring days
Hitori bocchi no yoru
On this lonely night.
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