Miho Inada and Mayumi Negishi on WSJ’s JapanRealTime:
more than 500 people waited on lines stretching several blocks outside Apple’s store in Tokyo’s upscale Ginza neighborhood.
we took turns going out for food, going back home to take showers. I spent time sleeping out here, too, lying down on a cardboard box
In the words of DOCOMO’s President, Kaoru Kato:
So many customers told me how long they had waited” for DoCoMo to carry the iPhone … “It was enough to bring tears to my eyes.”
As he said himself a few weeks ago: