Thread: Silliness Quiz
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:27 AM   #10863
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Originally Posted by Hamlet53 View Post
So I take a break from looking at this thread and two of my favorite books by a couple of my favorite authors are the answer to quiz questions. It actually surprises me that the original title of The Makioka Sisters was a "gentle snow fall" in English. I would have thought more likely something to do with cherry blossoms.
Sasameyuki 細雪 is actually a very poetic title. Something completely lost in the translation.
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