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    So drive. Nothing stops you from doing that. ...

    So drive. Nothing stops you from doing that.

    The hint in your contract is "duty-related matters" - as an ex-ex-pat in Japan, you shouldn't really be getting worried about this.
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    http://www.ithinkimlost.com/japan-jet-school-relat...

    http://www.ithinkimlost.com/japan-jet-school-related/12937-driving-contractually-verboten.html

    Perhaps useful.
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    Re: Preparing to move to Chiba-ken...

    Actually, having re-read your post, maybe it won't be what you're looking for at all!

    I thought all that wa seeking nonsense died out at the end of the last decade?
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    OP, you've got yourself a good placement. I...

    OP, you've got yourself a good placement.

    I used to live not too far at all from Shiroi. As Japanese towns go, it's pleasant, quiet and doesn't feel like a half-way-house to the Inaka - most towns...
  5. A more current JET might be able to furnish you...

    A more current JET might be able to furnish you more adequately.

    It's a typical run-of-the-mill Chiba town. A number of arcades and car dealerships if I remember correctly and a decent train...
  6. Thread: Quitting Jet

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    Why don't you both just exchange phone numbers...

    Why don't you both just exchange phone numbers and talk it over instead of wasting everyone else's time.
  7. Thread: Quitting Jet

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    There's a lot of advice here that's worth...

    There's a lot of advice here that's worth following, though there's plenty of navel gazing too.

    I would summarise as follows:

    If you're unhappy with where you are and can't continue, don't....
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    I want to hear the October update.

    I want to hear the October update.
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    :(

    :(
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    Who isn't around anymore?

    Who isn't around anymore?
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    Please allow me to step into this, somewhat aged,...

    Please allow me to step into this, somewhat aged, thread. You could say I have some experience in the matter.

    The ultrasonic things don't work. It's a gimmick. Doesn't do anything.

    Rather than...
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    Sticky: Cheers, thanks. Forgot you were a mod - saves...

    Cheers, thanks.

    Forgot you were a mod - saves me pretending to be nice to the admin.
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    Sticky: Ahem. 6 years.

    Ahem. 6 years.
  14. Count me out then, cock.

    Count me out then, cock.
  15. Thread: Sped

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    Re: Sped

    Is it really going to be just you alone teaching or will you be just another in a long line of toys that the 'sped' teacher is just rolling out to fill the timetable?

    If the latter, which is more...
  16. Before I waste my money Paul, can I change yours ...

    Before I waste my money Paul, can I change yours to anything I like as stated in your rules. Anything at all? I promise to be completely out of line on this.
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    Collaborating hussy...

    Collaborating hussy
  18. Thread: Car Prices

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    On reflection, my post above might be read as...

    On reflection, my post above might be read as antagonistic. It's meant to be.

    But, to clarify, in my experience there are plenty of drivers both J-folk and Pringle-eaters alike who speed on all...
  19. Thread: Car Prices

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    Your Japan is wank compared to my Japan.

    Your Japan is wank compared to my Japan.
  20. Thread: Car Prices

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    Having seen the quite outstanding differences...

    Having seen the quite outstanding differences between a normal car crash and a kei car crash with my own eyes, I could never invest in a tinfoil car.

    Observe.

    At anything over 60kph (40mph), I...
  21. Thread: Car Prices

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    Ah yes. Even I shied away from photographing the...

    Ah yes. Even I shied away from photographing the inside.
  22. Re: any JETs have experience with leaving a significant other behind?

    An LDR can be done.

    Though it is fraught with peril, anguish and misery.

    But it can work. Eventually.
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    I agree, I'm not sure about multiple repeat...

    I agree, I'm not sure about multiple repeat applicants - I mean, there's something odd about someone who treads water for 5 years holding out for this 'golden' opportunity.

    Frankly, JET's not...
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    Re: Third time's a charm?

    OP, without wanting to seem mean - maybe you come off as a try-hard? Perhaps it's the way you come across to people.

    I don't know - has anyone ever heard of anyone on JET after their third...
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    Re: 3 Years JET Again

    This is particularly savoury food for thought.

    I wonder what has brought this on?

    I think if one hadn't managed to score anything interesting to do in the 3 years after JET that this would,...
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