clipped from mdn.mainichi.jp
This is so that the slight breeze the paper picks up, and the light clinking the hanging stem makes, should give you a pleasant coolness. A chill. Like cubes of ice in a tall glass of Suntory whiskey. I do miss seeing that part about living in Japan. I also miss these kinds of crazy funny moments. I think Bill Murray used this for his method acting, don't you?