OFF to ShoujoCon! See you in a few days, probably won't post before then.
Oh, and Ver-chan: I'll be working the video room during Tokyo Mew-Mew! Thpthpth!
|HATSU, PATSU, HOTSU
meaning: discharge, start, leave
発表 == happyou == announcement
発足 == hossoku == inauguration
|Top radical is 'two planted feet'. Bottom/inner radical was formerly a combination of 'bow' and 'strike/hand holding weapon'. Henshall suggests taking the bottom/inner radical as two bent legs, and as a mnemonic: 'Discharged with two bent legs and funny feet.'|