Graduation and Ben - March 13th, 2003

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After a year and a half, one of my friends finally came out to visit me! Ben and I had some exciting adventures all over Japan. But first, some pictures of the graduation ceremony at my school, which happened on the same day he got here.

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All the kids have to wear uniforms. The girls have the white part on the back and skirts; the boys wear all black

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There are not too many camera-shy middle schoolers here in Japan.

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The stage, where the kids get their diplomas and some important people talk for a while.

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Ms. Katsuki and a kerosene stove heater. Yeah, they actually use these here!


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