"Where else would you go when you have an ax to grind?"

Monday, June 30, 2008

Happy Canada Day, eh!
Canada Day comes a day early on this side of the Pacific, and Tokyo in July is a bit warm for the traditional national costume of wrist-to-ankle Stanfields, checked flannel shirt, jean, kodiak boots and touque, but don't worry about me, I will be celebrating in the traditional manner:



and for those of you without access to adequate quantities of maple syrup, Molson's and back bacon, there's this bit of knowledge that all Canadians need:



While the political system in my homeland may not be the best, with limited prospects for it getting any better anytime soon、I still think it is the best place in the world to live and I hope to get back there permanently sooner rather than later. For now, you can listen to this:



Mixwit

2 comments:

David said...

As The Spirit of the West once noted in song, "There are none more Scots than the Scots abroad". I hope you had a great Canada Day Rev.

the rev. paperboy said...

Indeed "There's a place in our hearts for the old sod"