Hmmm, had a very nice set of messages yesterday - someone close by wants to have a Halloween party, albeit two days later (the weekends are always going to be easier for working people).
My hostess suggested something based on my Japanese interests - I've had a brainwave, carried it further, and have decided I'll go as the daughter of Hokusai, Katsushika Ōi.
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