Just before our Jerry was taken to the Funeral and Cremation Centre in Kobe which is surrounded by beautiful woods, very close to the quiet village of Kita-ku, my Mum and I wrote some parting words on pieces of paper and put them in a tiny but comfortable box in which our Jerry was gently placed; Mine was . . . .
"Jerry - 70 years later, we will see each other again. Arigatoh(Thank you)."