As you might have guessed from my last name (Kobayashi), I’m Japanese. More specifically, I was born and raised in the US, but my ancestors were from Japan. Even more specifically, my mom’s from Osaka, Japan where I spent a few summers as a kid.
I used to wonder if it had much effect on me to have spent so much time in Osaka and then I see something like this:
and it makes me think: yeah, I think it did…