Voices | OVERHEARD

Unclear on the concept

A pedestrian stops a car driving the wrong way up a one-way street.

Man: You’re driving the wrong way down a one-way street. There’s a kindergarten a little bit further up the road.

Woman: But I do it all the time … I live just around the corner.

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

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