Rakugo in English

English Rakugo Short Stories

by Kanariya Eiraku

4. どこから来たか?

Where Did I come from

4. どこから来たか?

Where Did I come from

SCRIPT

A mother is talking with her daughter.
Mika was born in Osaka and moved to Tokyo when she turned 9 years old.
One day, she asked her mother.

M: Where did I come from?

Her mother thought the time has finally come to talk about a man and a woman, and the birds and the bees. She told her how people fall in love and how a baby is born..

Mika listened to her mother’s story with great interest and said,

M: Wow, it’s so interesting. Dad said I came from Osaka.