Student #1: The plum blossoms in Komazawa Park are already open.
Student #2: Really? Shall we organize a picnic this weekend?
Student #1: At the beginning of February?
— Toritsu-daigaku, Meguro-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday
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