More and more these days, people communicate via texting, social media and email. Yet there are some who rush into the Shinjuku Post Office, a giant establishment in Tokyo open 24/7, at all hours of the day or night, with something that simply must be sent by post. Some want to send a special present to a special someone far away; others need a postmark to fix eligibility for an application process; others still are rushing to meet a deadline for submitting a résumé. We camp out by the counters to learn not only the "what", but the "why".
** "Тот факт, что это произошло с тобой, вовсе не означает, что это интересно всем". Дэннис Хоппер, актер, режиссер, 72 года
** "Я знаю больше того, что могу выразить словами, и то немногое, что я могу выразить, не было бы выражено, не знай я большего". Владимир Набоков, интервью // "I know more than I can express in words, and the little I can express would not have been expressed, had I not known more". Vladimir Nabokov, interview
"What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though."— J.D. Salinger