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... into while Will dumped out his beach toys. I realized I hadn't had this much public space in quite awhile. I haven't minded the crowds at Zushi Beach as there's still plenty of sand, surf and fresh air to enjoy. However, I'd forgotten how peaceful a beach can be. The blue sky seemed bigger and the waves louder. I found myself breathing deeper. I couldn't remember the last time I was this relaxed and content. My batteries recharged; I'm once again excited about ...
... of many wonders.
Next we climbed back up a very long series of stairs to another observation point. Sturdy fences kept us safe yet allowed us to cling to the rocky cliffs. Will couldn't stop giggling and exclaiming, "Up" as I scrambled to the highest vantage point. Both of us rewarded with gorgeous vistas. Even though I was sweaty and my legs were shaking, I again thought how much I missed standing on a ...
... therapy and gymnastics. We've made friends. And we've explored a bit. If I really think about it, we are making great progress. On Saturday, we braved the trains again and ventured back to Kamakura to see the Daibutsu, an almost 40 foot tall Buddha built in 1252. We took a long walk ending at the beach; Will squealing with joy playing in the sand. It wasn't a huge outing, but it was a nice and needed break from ...
... We finished our outing with a stroll along Tokyo Bay. I love the promenades, water vistas and especially the lush green hills. I am exhausted, overwhelmed but most of all excited about this new journey. And we've come along way physically, mentally and emotionally. We are making progress. We have arrived. We've assembled a plan. We've gotten our bearings, and we've even made new friends (more about this later). We are in Japan. We now live in Japan. Still feels ...
... garden and it is the only one of it's kind in this area. The monk said it is his job to rake the stones weekly. In a Japanese garden, everything is placed with meaning. In this garden, the large stone in the back represents a mountain, and the stones are a river. I wish I knew more about the symbolism here. It certainly is beautiful, peaceful and I would love to have a back yard like this! It was a peaceful Saturday morning!
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