/ by Whitney Hayward

  I went for a bike ride the day after that earthquake. Nodoka had never invited me to go anywhere before, and I wanted to be watching the news-not trying to avoid smashing into things on a bike. But I went anyway.  
 It was one of the most memorable days of my year there. 

I went for a bike ride the day after that earthquake. Nodoka had never invited me to go anywhere before, and I wanted to be watching the news-not trying to avoid smashing into things on a bike. But I went anyway. 

It was one of the most memorable days of my year there.