A: We still haven’t decided what to do with all these free mangoes. I keep coming up with ideas, and you just shoot them all down.
B: I think the fairest thing to do is just divide the boxes between the staff.
A: There are 25 boxes and only 20 people working here today. What do we do with the other five boxes?
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B: Go home and get your blender and the milk and ice. I could do with a smoothie after all this back and forth.
(Paul Cooper, Taipei Times／台北時報林俐凱譯)
The 2,500-tonne structure of the old Kaohsiung Station began its journey home on July 26. According to the plan, it will be moved 62.66m in two months. On the first day of the process, it was moved 70cm north without a hitch. It is expected to reach the central axis of the new Kaohsiung Station by Sept. 26. The old Kaohsiung Station, built in 1941 during the Japanese colonial period as part of the great Kaohsiung urban plan, was then called the New Kaohsiung Station. The style of the station’s main structure is an example of Japanese-Western style architecture. The design
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