Back from Nihon (Japan) and headed home shortly
We'll get our own cherry blossoms soon
Following gives a small sense of the attitude in Nihon where cherry blossoms are celebrated for beauty and change, not as a crop with future cash.
asahi.com（朝日新聞社）：A cherry tree's personality lies in its trunk - English:
"Spring is the go-between that enables people to meet cherry trees. This year's spring is deepening, never to return."
--The Asahi Shimbun, April 12(IHT/Asahi: April 20,2009)