Friday, April 12, 2013

More "Sazae san" comics

Here are some more Sazae-san comic strips with English translations.

In Japan, rather than signing stuff we use name seals instead. Thus whenever there's a special delivery we stamp on the form rather than writing our signature.

It used to be common for parents to send their child to buy a pack of smokes.

On the right, they are counting their bonuses. Japanese companies would give bonuses to employee's salary once a year.

The above strip was later incorporated into the anime. Watch the first 35 seconds below:

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