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Japan

とし愛さん

 

On her first day, a trainee geiko (the Kyoto word for geisha) is led round the tea houses of the Miyagawa-cho district to be introduced.

 

The lady with her is carrying a bag of flyers to announce her debut and professional name, Toshichika. Some of the flyers can be seen in her hand.

 

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Taken on February 5, 2009