On August 6,2013, I never imagined I would be in Japan.

On August 6, 2013, I never imagined I would be in Japan on this the 68th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.

On August 6, 2013,I never imagined I would be in Japan on this the 68th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima listening to Japanese Rotarians sing the Japanese national anthem.

On August 6,2013, I never imagined I would be in Japan on this the 68th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima listening to Japanese Rotarians sing the Japanese national anthem. On such a day as this, I never imagined I would hear a room full of Japanese people say “Japan and America, we are one!”

But I did…