We did it.

Astrophysics International Research Team in the United States


It sounds that they accomplished with an unshakable belief rather than that thinking luck finally turned they said  "Woo hoo!" with his fist in the air. The feat they accomplished after walking the path of hardship is expressed not in too many words but in short restrained  words. Even if there are countless things to say, it is better to swallow them because it makes listeners stir up their imagination and make what you want to say travel far away like ripples. At the press conference on the "gravity wave" observation.


February 23, 2016

from “Oriori no Kotoba” by Kiyokazu Washida, The Asahi Shimbun