Before leaving Japan to head back to New York, Rodrigo has arranged for him and Hailey to attend an authentic Japanese tea ceremony. Hailey's mood is affected by the entire process of the conducting competition, that mood which Rodrigo can sense. As the tea ceremony progresses, each of the two of them contemplate what the next phase of their relationship will and should be.
Did You Know?
Ichi-go ichi-e. Variously defined as "One time, one meeting," or "one chance in a lifetime," the saying goes back to the great 16th century tea master Sen no Rikyu. It reminds us to slow down and cherish each moment and each coming together as if it were our last. See more
Oboe Concerto in C Major, 3rd Movement
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more