Waiting for Shinkansen to Tokyo at Kyoto station.
After a meeting in Kyoto, I wait for the Shinkansen train that would take me back to Tokyo. The wonder of reliable technology!
When dealing with Japanese politicians, reveal your questions well beforehand.
Politicians in Japan cannot answer questions straightaway. Inform them what you would be asking so that the bureaucracy can write up the answers to be read mechanically.
He comes off an inferiority complex
An eerie dedication succeed as well
Idealized Europe and a remainder of the world.
His prospects are brilliant.