Asking for the moon

Young child (looking up at the night sky): The moon’s beautiful, isn’t it?

Mom: That’s right. Can you see the rabbit (in the moon)?

Young child: I can only see the moon.

— Tamachi, Minato-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday

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