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Emperor emeritus Akihito recovers after briefly losing consciousness


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Wishing you and your wife well sir.

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really have a lot of respect Emperor emeritus Akihito and his wife, wish many of the right wing nutters would wake up and watch how a proper head of state should act when representing their country

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May they both live long(er), and prosper.

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Banzai indeed.  Although this happens to me sometimes also, so not toooo concerned.

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Prayers for a speedy recovery and respect Emperor emeritus Akihito, get well. I really wish the media would not pressure him any longer in the spotlight as he has more than earned his privacy.

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Sending prayers and well wishes. Please feel better soon!

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I truly hope that his majesty will have a good recover,his life and his admirable efforts to promote peace and admit the historical events of his country are remarkable.

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Good to hear he seems to be doing OK. May they both enjoy life and live many more years in good health.

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Please take care and get well soon, Emperor emeritus Akihito. The terrible luck The Emperor and Empress Emeritus are having with their health the past few years surely has to change for the better soon.

There are millions looking forward to seeing them at Tokyo 2020!!

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Hope the old man recovers and stays well.

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The sad fact is that elderly people get ill, often seriously.

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Best wishes for a very quick recovery....

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They are both at the end of thir tether, anyone who thinks they are going to last much longer with their health problems is just being cruel. I hope for them their family and this country they get a restful peaceful sleep they have served enough.

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Good to hear he seems to be doing OK. May they both enjoy life and live many more years in good health. Teach Bhawani Singh

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From us in New Zealand. Please take good care, We respect you and your family.

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Hang in there Akihito-sama. Drink lots of water and you will be fine.

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Emperor Emeritus? Just learned a new word. Anyway, I hope he enjoys his retirement.

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I’m glad that he recovered. I am also really glad that the Diet made this exemption so that way he could step down from the throne. Because it wouldn’t do anybody any good if he was forced to continue to be the emperor, considering his failing health.

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