Akiko Nakamura, right, who runs a convenience store, and her two children advertise their business for motorists in an area devastated by the March 11 tsunami in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture. The signs read, from left: "Toilet available", "Seven-Eleven Gamominami (store opens for) 10:00-15:00, (selling) rice balls, lunch boxes, bread, sandwiches, drinks, etc," "Seven-Eleven is open."© Japan Today
Signs of the times
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