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    Welcome to Santa Monica

    I guess Santa Monica has a way of pulling people in the same way it did me.  First it starts out with just being by the beach, then you visit 3rd Street Promenade, then the farmers market, and by then you’re swearing to move there.  My old friend Toshiaki from elementary school, who i haven’t seen since 1996  came to the same conclusion in less than 24 hours.  Toshi moved back to Japan in the 5th or 6th grade and thanks to the internet i think i finally have a way to keep in touch with him, considering the only way before was the snail mail or the telephone. The…