Drown your sorrows or drown yourself trying.
Recently, drinking on the street has become a growing concern, especially in Tokyo where COVID-19 restrictions make it very hard for people to purchase alcohol at local restaurants or watering holes. To make matters worse, we are now entering the height of summer, a time when many try to beat the heat in outdoor beer gardens. It is often said that beer reaches unheard of levels of deliciousness when consumed frosty under these conditions.
However, for our writer Ahiruneko, this was not to be. With a cold beer in hand. he