Kiyomizu Shrine

September 2006



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At the shrine we were approached by groups of nervous, inquisitive students on field trips.

We practiced English with them, going over a script they had from school.

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In addition to the English script, these kids wanted to exchange currency. When Nick broke out a dollar bill, they gasped.

There were many disposable cameras in this group - Tim took many photos!

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On the walk back to the main road we spotted a praying mantis lounging inside a lilly.

It just sat there, totally calm, as we snapped (mostly blurry) photos. So zen!

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