Celebrating spring with sake and seasonal fare

Is it too soon — postquake, post-tsunami and still mid-nuclear crisis — to eat, drink and be merry? It's certainly a valid question. The answer, for us at any rate, is no, especially if we know that by doing so we can provide a small measure of support for the devastated areas.







post- -後、mid- -の最中、merry <形>陽気な、valid <形>有効な、especially <副>特に

at any rate いずれにせよ