A leap in the dark

Middle-aged woman (who is wearing dark clothing while riding a bicycle without lights the wrong way down a one-way street at night to a car driver who had just slammed on his brakes to avoid hitting her while approaching an intersection): Watch out! Didn’t you see me?

— Honjo, Taito-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday

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