My roommate knit soot sprites for my birthday! They are called suru, 「する」and they are in both My Neighbor Totoro and Spirited Away. Aren’t they so very cute?

Sylvia abandoned her web over my door to see why Domo-kun was yelling “Gan-batte! Gan-batte Ichigooo!” If he keeps up that habit of yelling in Japanese, she might silence him for good. And if she does, it certainly doesn’t bode well for me.

Dream Corner Book Club: 3/7