Shaking all over.
First of all, I had a wonderful time in Tokyo but I feel I can't start with a post of drunken ribaldry without commenting on the tragedy that occurred in Hokuriku yesterday killing one and injuring 170 others. My heart goes out to the victims and I sincerely hope that reparations can be made quickly and efficiently. For more of this story, please read this story.
Public Safety Canada has prepared recommendations, for an emergency kit. I've been meaning to get one ready. One of these days, I will.