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One – the Floating World – “An Artist of the Floating World” – Kazuo Ishiguro

October 10th, 2011 · No Comments · Japan, Japanese, Literature, Philosophy

The best things, he always used to say, are put together of a night and vanish with the morning. What people call the floating world, Ono, was a world Gisaburo knew how to value.’

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