Lucky 88: Toyo Asato's long and fruit...

Lucky 88: Toyo Asato's long and fruitful life

There are 8 comments on the Honolulu Star-Bulletin story from Aug 3, 2008, titled Lucky 88: Toyo Asato's long and fruitful life. In it, Honolulu Star-Bulletin reports that:

On the auspicious day of 08-08-08, Toyo Asato will turn 88. Her family will celebrate quietly, as Asato now lives, moving slowly, speaking softly.

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russoshiro

AOL

#1 Aug 3, 2008
Nice story. CONGRATULATIONS on a long life.
Honoluluman

Kapaa, HI

#2 Aug 3, 2008
She reminds me of my grandmother, a woman who loved her family unconditionally and struggled as a widow to raise five children. These women from another generation have a lot to teach today's women.
heavenlylight

Lihue, HI

#3 Aug 3, 2008
God Bless You All! Happy Birthday Mamasan...You have such beautiful children that really stays together.for all the hard work...You are truly blessed!
Kahala Princess

Wailuku, HI

#6 Aug 3, 2008
Grandma is blessed .... for her long life, for raising her five children and for asking nothing in return. How fortunate she is to have all her children loving her and loving each other. How I wish all our families could be like Grandma's. Omedetou

Since: Apr 08

Los Angeles

#7 Aug 3, 2008
Omedetougozaimasu!
Thanks for the story. Made my day!
Okole Maluna

AOL

#8 Aug 4, 2008
Right on!!!!!!!!!
Bruddah From San Antonio

Montgomery, AL

#9 Aug 4, 2008
I only hope that I live as full a life. Great story.
Dean Nakanishi of Seattle

Lynnwood, WA

#10 Aug 5, 2008
Obachan, I'm sorry that I won't be able to be in Hawaii to celebrate with you on Friday. Staci, the boys, and I all wish you a happy, prosperous, and joyous birthday. We love you!

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