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But here’s the fun thing about numbers: they don’t tell you as much as we think.
Soon a new expression may be needed: men and women in Japan are marrying later, or sometimes not at all.
The assumption is that women (because this is almost always a hetero male issue) will date a man who can rock their worlds and a virgin has no chance of pleasing her.
And once he does, she will spread the word through the Cute Girl Network and ensure he’s blacklisted from all sexual activities in the future.
SEIKO, a 35-year-old journalist in Tokyo, is what the Japanese refer to as “New Year Noodles”.
The year ends on December 31st, and, by analogy, the period when a Japanese woman is deemed a desirable marriage prospect ends after 31.