Oct. 21st, 2014

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Ep. 21 (Season 3 Ep1): "Menchikatsu"


Episode Synopsis:
Somewhere downtown, a small greasy spoon opens at midnight until around 7 in the morning. It is nicknamed "The Late Night Diner". Its menu consists only of beer, sake, shochu, and miso-pork set meal. If a customer wishes to order some other dish, Master (Kobayashi Kaoru Kobayashi) will prepare it if he can. Tonight, his regular patrons like Chuu (Fuwa Mansaku), and two of the Ochazuke Sisters (Sudo Risa, Kobayashi Kaoru) are as usual, chatting away and enjoying their drinks and meals. In comes singer Kashima Misao (Miho Jun) who hasn't been to the shop since her songwriter husband died 8 years ago. She orders what used to be her husband's favorite dish, menchikatsu. However, she breaks down in tears as she eats. Depressed after losing her husband, she cannot bear to sing the songs that he had written for her, and spends her days holed up in her house. Meanwhile, Kyoko (Watanabe Makiko), wife of regular patron and food critic, Toyama (Iwamatsu Ryo) is stricken with cancer and is hospitalized. She tells her husband that she wants to listen to a certain song. Its title is "Don't Say Anything", a classic love song sung by Misao...

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