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Sanshiro Sugata (1943) from japanesefilmarchive

cherry blossom, mountain storm

Sanshiro Sugata (1943) from japanesefilmarchive What are heavy? Sea-sand and sorrow; What are brief? Today and tomorrow; What are frail? Spring blossoms and youth; What are deep? The ocean and truth. Christina Rossetti, What Are Heavy? Fortune, honour, beauty, youth, … Continue reading

judo gold just what the doctor ordered

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/tournaments/london-olympics/Judo-gold-just-what-the-doctor-ordered/articleshow/12608795.cms This is a cool article about the -48kg judo bronze medallist in Beijing, Paula Pareto. She is preparing for the London Olympics while she also studies to be a doctor. A real renaissance woman. I remember when rugby was … Continue reading