Inauspicious beginnings and the importance of being kind

Inauspicious beginnings and the importance of being kind

To yourself. * * Tokyo and I didn’t hit it off right away. * Before I was 24 hours in the city, I had managed to get lost three times. And I wasn’t even mildly lost — I was tired-and-hungry, all-alone, dragging-baggage-in-the-rain, going-back-and-forth-a-dozen-times lost. Thrice. 

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* Quite a lot to write about this trip — among others, I got lost 3x, two of those times in the rain 😀 — but I think I’ll finish the UK posts first before I switch tracks. This trip will be my last in