Gonta used to be a homeless man in Kabukicho area. Yang met Gonta by chance in 1998 when he was photographing. They soon became friends. When Gonta says “there”, Yang feels he is the person “there”. For Gonta, the distinction is between people who have a place to go home to. For Yang, Gonta is his friend. It pains him to think they remain “there” and “here”. This book is the sequel to its volume one published in 2006 by Shinpusha.
Signed The Best Days (New Edition)