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Poison mizuame candy (水飴の毒)

This is a popular story in Japan and can easily be found online in a variety of forms by searching the title (水飴の毒) or 一休ばなし (Ikkyū banashi). The smart apprentice in these kinds of stories is generally named Ikkyū, and you can find several master vs. apprentice type verbal gags by searching 一休ばなし. Once upon… Continue reading Poison mizuame candy (水飴の毒)