The Beauty of Words

Just a simple post for today…

…a very nice phrase to express one’s feeling of gratitude. Translating to ‘Thanks very much for your concern / care’ or ‘I am much obliged for your concern / consideration’

「お心遣い、痛み入ります」(おこころづかい、いたみいります)

感謝の気持ちをあらわすため、とてもきれいな言葉である。このような表現が大好きで、習うとなんとか幸せに思う。

Expressing Thanks

©MyLittle Dejima

Meaningful Words and Expressions – 意味がある単語や表現

1.) The first word in the characters of 一心不乱 may be partially seen in the background on the wall scroll. Personally spoken, it is one of those beautiful, but simple words that carry the spirit of Japan.

一心不乱 (いっしんふらん) = with heart and soul, wholeheartedly, with undivided concentration
Continue reading