Boris Lvin (bbb) wrote,
Boris Lvin
bbb

Классификация японских извинений

There is the momentarily-held 10-degrees (gosh, was that your toe I trod on?), the briefly-held 25-degrees (sorry, we’ve run out of tuna) the 2-second, 45 degrees (I know you’re the Best Man, but the flight is cancelled) the 5-second 45 degrees (I've just backed over your dog, boss), the 20-second 90 degrees (our widget blinds kids) and the “dogeza” kneel on the floor (evacuate your village, the plant is exploding).

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/industrials/article7015127.ece

(via econ_etiquetteGulliver)
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