THE CARVED GOURD SPEAKS…IN CHINESE

The years-long mystery of what my carved gourd says (click here for background on what the heck I'm talking about) has been solved.Hatsue and my cousin Andy live in Japan. With everything they had to deal with after the terrible tsunami, they found time to share with me–through Peter–an astoundingly beautiful and thorough translation of my gourd. The first line:Sow pumpkin (gourd) seeds, and then you’ll get pumpkins (gourds)The second line:Sow bean seeds, you will get beans.The third line:Sky net is cellular, but never leaked. A similar meaning may be something like: murder cannot be hidden. The direct meaning is there [...]