Thursday, 7 August 2008

Tokyo's Sprung A Leak

How many Japanese does it take to stop a spraying water leak in the bathroom?

It sounds like a bad joke and it is. Too many it seems.

Since Tuesday the leak has been growing because no one knows where the water mains is to turn off the water. The plumber didn't have the parts and the problem is getting worse.

I don't need to go to Niagara Falls for this summer vacation (which incidentally starts today), I have it in the bathroom!

For those fascinated by pipes, here's an extreme closeup of the cause of our summer stress.