Ever Wondered What It’s Like To Live In A Cyber Cafe?

 

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The cyber cafes in Japan have the obligatory screen and computer. But in little private four-square-meter rooms, customers also have the option to shower, eat snacks, watch DVDs, and relax.

It’s a world of its own, and for many, it’s also where they call home.

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Sound leaks through the thin walls that don’t even reach the ceiling. But it is also a safe refuge, a personal space in a city that chugs along, never sleeping.

They may be seeking a distraction from their problems, or trying to figure out their next move in life. But amid the four walls, without judgement and incurring expensive debt, they are free to be.

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It’s not a long-term answer, but it’s enough for now.

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