If you commit seppuki --
You will be the last of your family. You won't be able to carry on your line.
No good to you, to your family, or to Japan will come from such an act.
When the war is over soon, you won't be alive to enjoy peace and happiness.
If you come over to us --
You will not be harmed, but will be given good food, water, and medical attention.
You will be able to return home when peace comes. All Japanese, military and civilian, will be in the same status. There will be no shame for anybody.
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