Toshi – Hey Kumamon how are things?
Kumamon – Kuma kuma. Kuuuuma! (Good good. Hungry as always)
Toshi – So what do you like to eat on your days off?
Kumamon – Kuuuu, kuma kuma. (Definitely, Instant Noodles.)
Toshi – So what brand do you like these days?
Kumamon – Kuma ku, ku kuma! Kumamamamama. (This one! Brown Bear Shio Hokkaido Instant Ramen.)
Toshi – That looks great! I’ve never seen it before Kumamon. Where can you get it?
Kumamon – Kuma Growl, Kuma. (At Don Quixote. But they don’t let bears in. )
Toshi – Well you are a bear! It might be dangerous!
Kumamon – Kuma kuma kkuuuuummmaaaaaa. (Well hopefully they will open there policy soon!)
Toshi – Next time maybe I’ll buy you some! Cheers Kumamon. I hope Kumamoto recovers quickly!
Kumamon – Kuma! (Of course bye bye!)
Kumamoto Prefecture’s official website about Kumamon can be found here.
Random musings of a Californian in Japan.