Love is everywhere in Tokyo

A friend* just posted an amusing Match.com report entitled

5 body-language signs of attraction—match.com
white space is good for the soul Sign #2
: Pigeon toes
Pigeon toes may not sound like the sexiest of gestures, but an inward rotation of the feet suggests definite interest of a romantic nature...more...

Yikes! I had no idea that this remarkable pigeon-toed† girl who plopped in the seat facing me on the train to Tokyo’s Shinjuku district today was actually madly in love with me.

beret girl tokyo train
Fukutoshin Line — Monday, March 18, 2013, 11:45am

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Other related 3Yen reports about the mysteries Japanese legs include:japanese-boot-pose
    Japanese “O Legs
  (3Yen / 2006-02-06)
   • The Fast And Bowlegged—Tokyo Drift
  (3Yen / 2006-08-23)

   • Pigeon-toed pose with biker boots
  (3Yen / 2009-10-14)
   • Tokyo’s pigeon-toed goth fashion show
  (3Yen / 2008-08-31)

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Taro

I'm a pale, alien, quadruped who has worked for 25+ years at "Maybe-the-Largest Inc." in Tokyo.

14 thoughts on “Love is everywhere in Tokyo”

  1. “Son, all I’ve ever asked of my marines is that they obey my orders as they would the word of God. We are here to help the Japanese, because inside every gook there is an American trying to get out. It’s a hardball world, son. We’ve gotta keep our heads until this peace craze blows over.”

  2. beret girl tokyo train

    Taro wrote:
    …had no idea that this remarkable girl who plopped in the seat facing me on the train today was actually madly in love with me.

    I hope you were able to escape…that one looks dangerous.
    white space is good for the soul

  3. SDH wrote:
    Isn’t that Captain Sensible?

    I think so.
    Were her red combat boots the giveaway?
    Train-Trinity

  4. SDH wrote:
    Isn’t that Captain Sensible?

    Taro wrote:
    I think so. Were her red combat boots the giveaway?

    Either that, the beret or the specs…

  5. Yanpa wrote:
    Why is there an Easter Island statue next to her?

    Moai Man is just a zombiesque photographer who is bummed that I am taking pix of Miss Captain Sensible that he wants to take.
    seperated-at-birth moai man japanese zombie..
    M0Ar Moai at 3Yen / 2011-05-27

  6. Isle of View wrote:
    She knows alchemy.

    Taro wrote:
    It’s hard to think of stumpy legs as being magical.

    Alchemy was the fruitless [and chemically impossible] attempt of trying to convert base metals such as lead into gold.

    Draw you own conclusions.

    As for “stumpy” I’ve noticed that J-girls tend to have noticeably shorter shanks [tibia] than W-girls.

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