In Tokyo's Nippon Times, Poet Asataro Miyamori sang of a new Japan:
Behold! . . . We should make our
East Asia's Switzerland,
A free state where equality
Is enjoyed by both sexes in harmony....
In the bottomless pit
Let us militarism bury. . . .
Gods of Heaven and Earth,
Do, I pray Ye, let our Imperial Family
Enjoy everlasting glory
And eternal prosperity.
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