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Off to school

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Prince Hisahito, 6, accompanied by his parents Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko, arrives at Ochanomizu University Elementary School for his entrance ceremony in Tokyo on Sunday. It is the first time since World War II that a child in the imperial family has attended a school other than Gakushuin.

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And what? No Ransel?!

I take it you meant a randoseru?

Yes, that's what was meant. However, "randoseru" is, in fact a gairaigo, from the dutch word for backpack, "ransel."

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Omedetou gozaimasu Hisashito sama!

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He's a delicate-looking little fellow isn't he.

I'm very glad he doesn't have to lag one of those rucksacks around. Very hard on the back.

Good luck laddie!

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must be tough for the kid going to school, wonder how he is treated... maybe too young for kids to know what it all means.

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Good luck to the next emperor of Japan.

This kid isnt the next emperor of Japan.

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Wow, its been 6 years already??

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that mustache looks reidiculous, probably took 5 years to grow.

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Adorable kid.

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Poor kid! He is probably just wishing people would leave him be, at least in school. And the school as well, they will quite a bit of unwanted scrutiny!

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And what? No Ransel?!

Popular kids can get be different

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And what? No Ransel?!

I take it you meant a randoseru?

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Off to school on Sunday!

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And what? No Ransel?!

My Bag :)

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Good luck to the next emperor of Japan. It is extremely difficult to please everyone, but you can do it. (f dad would trim the mustache, he would look great!)

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Yubaru - Was thinking EXACTLY the same! ("Have we not seen this photo somewhere before?")

And what? No Ransel?!

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