We pulled up to the entrance of the shrine, the driver pausing only briefly to navigate an ancient tree trunk that had been split in two to form an awe-inspiring entryway to a steep flight of stairs leading up to the main place of worship.Looking up, I saw splashes of bright pink flowers framing the stairs, and a gorgeous shidare zakura (weeping cherry blossom) in the courtyard of the shrine.
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Everything was even more perfect than I could have imagined.
My heart was pounding as I gingerly stepped out of the taxi.
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The word gaikokujin (外国人) is composed of gaikoku (foreign country) and jin (person), so the word literally means "foreign-country person".
The term was introduced and popularized by the Meiji government (1868–1912), and this gradually replaced ijin, ikokujin and ihōjin.
When British and Dutch adventurers such as William Adams arrived in Japan fifty years later in the early 17th century, they were usually known as kōmōjin ("red-haired people"), a term still used in Hokkien Chinese today.