Capturing the mundane to create interesting stories

The Janitors

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I often wonder, why most janitors I saw in Japan are elderly…

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And I often wonder if they work because they want to… or because they have to…

*Zushi Station & Chuo-rinkan Station, Kanagawa, Japan


2 responses

  1. most of the case, it’s a must whether they like it or not. for small money to survive the life.

    i guess if it’s a willingness to work in old ages, it should be more on craftsmanship job, teaching or leading community.

    July 12, 2012 at 14:33

    • I’m sure that is true for most of the cases. Although, on my knowledge, there are also plenty of people who works for the sake of working; not for the money, but passion or dedication — which sometimes can be regular jobs that they did all their life.

      July 12, 2012 at 22:20

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