I've often wondered what life would have been like had I stayed in Japan for a third year, teaching students privately and making my own schedule. Here's a possible window into that life by ToLokyo (kudos to Matador for posting this first).
Lessons learned: in Korea, NEVER discuss Dokdo Island, the "Sea of Japan", or Yasukuni Shrine.
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