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FBF!: Urban Heritage Conservation Seminar

I remember this seminar not only because I got to organize it for visiting students of Yokohama City University, but because I had an accident the night prior. My knees were badly wounded. My right ankle twisted. It hurt so bad that it was difficult not to cry manly tears. I mentioned a few times, if I remember correctly, that the commute to my previous work requires a lot of walking. On the way to work the day after, I didn’t take a cab. I still tortured myselfwalked and made the pain worse. Skipping the seminar was an option, but there wasn’t anyone else left in the office to deal with the seminar.

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Even with that incident and all the overtime work, I still had salary deductions (even though they were supposed to be more than a year ago of the deducted salary). Yes, that’s right, even for doing overtime work! There’s a long story behind it, but anyway, that’s what you call taking care of your employees. /sarcasm The concern I received back then was touching. I’m grateful as well as for my daily companion from work who made the walk home less difficult and full of laughs. 🙂

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