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Parking warden (to man illegally parked): Is this your vehicle?

Delivery man: Which vehicle?

Parking warden: I need to ask the owner of this vehicle to move it before I issue them a ticket.

Delivery man: Oh, this vehicle.

— Ookayama Station, Meguro-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday

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