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Dinner with Saito-san: A time of loss, gain, and loss again

These are the days, the hundred days, of flowers blooming and monkeys falling.

From July to September, crape myrtle trees burst into colour, filling the streets of Kyoto with pink clouds at a time of the year when most plants have exhausted their blooms.

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