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Invisible touch

(Elevator stops, doors open but no one gets in or out)

Man: Maybe an invisible man just got in?

(Elevator stops again at next floor, doors open but again no one gets in or out)

Woman: Another invisible man?

Man: I suspect the first invisible man just got out.

— Bic Camera Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by a Japan Times On Sunday reader.

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