Voices | OVERHEARD

A question of time

A train pulls up to Kuji Station in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Young man #1: Where are we now?

Young man #2: Kuji. The next station is Juji.

— Kuji Station, Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture. Overheard by Japan Times On Sunday reader Otto Albrecht

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