Let’s just get this picture out of the way early: Shabusen is a pretty popular shabu-shabu place inside the Ginza Core building. So popular that it has one outlet on the 2nd floor and one in Basement 2. We’ve always…
The line to enter the gym was getting held up. A guy was there with his non-member friend, and the girl at the front desk didn’t seem to know how to explain to him that his membership type didn’t allow him to sign in a friend on weekends. Since I was getting late for my training session, I decided to expedite it since I had the right membership.
Me: I’ll sign in his friend.
Guys: Omg thank you SO MUCH.
Front desk: But miss, you can only sign in one person.
Me: That’s right, so I’ll sign in his friend for him.
Front desk: You cannot. There are two of them.
Me: And one of them is a member, right? So if I sign in the other guy, they can both enter.
Front desk: *light begins to dawn. slowly.* I think so…
Me: … I’ll come back and fill up the sign-in sheet when I’m done working out.
I’m sorry to say it, but I suspect she was still puzzling it out in her head as she handed me two locker keys and no towels.