EPISODE 04 A Father’s Diary, and a Mother’s Smoking Pipe.

Father, Motoharu, died on December 25, 1978, aged 63.
Mother, Toku, died on December 6, 1990, aged 83.
Tadahiro Hiyoshi, first born son to Motoharu and Toku, and his wife Reiko,
talk about his gentle father, and his larger-than-life mother.

With the items that bear memories of his parents.

The name MOUNTAIN AND WATER is based on a Confucian proverb and
is a metaphor for the nature within the locale of Sayama and Inagawa.

智水仁山From the Analects of Confucius, Yong Ye No. 6.23
A wise man enjoys the water, a compassionate man enjoys the mountain.
A wise man is in motion, a compassionate man is still.
A wise man is happy, a compassionate man is everlasting.