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Being on time in Japan Quote of the Day

“I told him about the jellyfish.
‘That’s quite out of the question,’ he said with authority.
‘But I saw it. I can still feel the tingling on my face.’
The old man pointed across at a calendar.’You see,’ he said as though to a child, ‘the jellyfish season ended yesterday.'”

The Roads to Sata pg 171. Despite Alan Booth’s stated attempts not to make general comments about “The Japanese”, he certainly does manage to find comments that sum up some common attitudes. If you don’t believe such a conversation could be generally representative, try going to the same beach on the 31 Aug and 1 Sept…

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