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Posts Tagged "Haruki Murakami"

Are you afraid of an egg?

Are you afraid of an egg?

on 17Oct2011 in thoughts | 0 comments

Are you afraid of an egg? It is funny to see how the Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang was scared like a chicken when an egg thrown at him. Remember how George W Bush behaved in the shoe attack?  We all called Bush stupid, but he stood there facing the insult. Thanks to the press reminding me to read the full length of the speech of Haruki Murakami (Norwegian...

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Norway

Norway

on 2Aug2011 in thoughts, travel | 1 comment

I have been to Norway once:  a short stay in Oslo but now most of the sweet memory has begun to fade. The things I probably associate Norway with is Norwegian Wood sung by the Beatles and the novel written by Haruki Murakami. But lately an extremist killing 77 innocent civilians by turning a Norwegian island summer camp into hell shocked the whole world. When I saw...

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life restarts at 49…

life restarts at 49…

on 20Nov2010 in thoughts | 0 comments

I am delighted to see my backyard Jacaranda in bloom today. life has never been so good… a few facts about me after the surgery: weight: 64kg duration of surgery: 5 hours nurses and persons I met: Sister Hong, Colleen, Sue, Jane, Heidi, Donna, Cheryl,  Jen, etc… room mate: an Italian born 69 aged folk called Vit the best experience in hospital: food the...

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in the lounge

in the lounge

on 7Nov2010 in thoughts | 0 comments

enjoy reading some books on the lounge in a bright sunny afternoon… How about Haruki Murakami’s early novel Norwegian Wood? critics begin to feel tired of Murakami’s plot in his latest novels such as 1Q84, but he is still one of the most readable Japanese novelists. looking forward to Norwegian Wood, the movie. or just be an armchair traveller:  browsing...

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