Tomorrow is my last day teaching classes to junior high school students in Japan.
As such, it is a special Fake Eyelash Day, and not an everyday Mascara Day, not for the reason that I’m trying to look like a purikura model on my last day or anything but simply because I don’t want it to end up to being a Black Crap Is Running All Over My Face Because I Stupidly Wore Mascara On A Day When I Knew I’d Ball My Eyes Out, kind of a Day.
I can’t remember if the same was true back at home, but here fake eyelashes are cheap as dirt, and you can find them basically anywhere… the grocery store, the pharmacy, and of course, Daiso. I went to the latter tonight and picked up these beauties for a dollar fifty:
They’re less long and dramatic than the last pair I bought, and less sparkly than the ones I had before that. They’re noticeable yet understated. Perfect for my Last Day of Classes. Now, on with the waterworks…