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About L’appel Du Vide
There exists a psychological phenomenon in which perfectly sane people, with no desire to die, find themselves faced with a steep cliff and experience a strong desire to leap. To jump from their safe vantage point into the unknown. This phenomenon is so common in fact, that the french have a term for it: L’appel du Vide – Call of the Void.
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Tag Archives: Japan
Okay so now that I completely bored you with a pointless post about a city with a mall, I’ll move on to the main attraction: Tokyoooooo (extra Os optional). (Side note, I feel like everyone should be impressed that I made it through an entire post without talking about how much I hate Delta airlines. Its not just that I think they are the worst, most poorly managed airline in the entire world. Its also that I think they are owned by Satan. But I didn’t mention that once through that entire last post.) No Boys Allowed! So anyway, we … Read More
Shinto Gates as Tokyo Shrine Sale Date: December 2008 Where: Japan… Mainly Tokyo Who: The Family Why: Christmas My parents actually used to live in Japan, so this wasn’t my first time in that neck of the woods. I had been there a few years prior and got to see Kyoto, Mt Fuji and some other parts of Japan. This time we decided to spend a week in Tokyo so that we could really see the city. On a personal note, I had been referring to Japan as the land of sadness for about three years, so it was a … Read More