entrance to tatami room
view of Goi station from our apartment. Japan does good skyline. :-)
our tiny green space
looking to the right from the last photo from our balcony
evidence of bike arrival; it took forever to break down these boxes according to complicated Japan trash rules
jitensha (bicycle) which was extremely expensive to get to this country, but better than what we would've gotten otherwise
Leah is a dutiful wife in paternalistic society (except I don't cook, and they freak out when I tell them)
Kanji for "extinguish fire tool"