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Old 2009-06-19, 21:11   Link #1172
Mushi
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Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: On bended knee asking Belldandy to marry me
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Originally Posted by KholdStare View Post
A lot of times I hear how Japanese people are overworked and could spend little time with their family, but I kind of brushed that aside. This story here is a good firsthand example and gave me great insight on the corporate world of Japan.

http://www.newint.org/issue231/quit.htm
I admire the author for making the choice that he did. I bet that was a scary thing to do, but it obviously removed a tremendous burden. I sure couldn't live like that. Having all of those conveniences that the company offers sounds very modern and efficient, but damn, that's creepy having to spend nearly every hour of your life on company property.
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