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ill advised asides on the experiences of education

an officer and a gentleman

書厚故不貴。 If you are familiar enough with Japanese to suspect that the above sentence isn’t Japanese, then you’d be right. Or, mostly right. Kindof. It’s a sentence of written in a weird Japanese-Chinese mule-child language known as kanbun, which I … Continue reading

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drill sergeant

bam bas bat bamis bantis bant Not much to show for 2 years of Latin I know. A few other remnants lie scattered about my brain, sticking out at awkward angles like ancient fragments of masonry upon which I stumble … Continue reading

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