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Thursday, October 7, 2021


My husband has an amazing body! Today is his 88th birthday and he mentioned this morning that he has never been hospitalized, never broken a bone, and never had surgery. Could it be all that genmai cha he drinks? Or maybe that he's always sure to have orchids in the house, and arranges his table so that he's looking at a garden as he drinks his tea, with sun streaming in behind him and the dog at his feet? -

Linda Hess on Kazuaki Tanahashi from a Facebook post October 5, 2021.

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