February 5, 2012: Tokyo Day #9! Good news! A formal lunch at a casual restaurant! A gay egg! A rose-donkey! And a night out with the gals!

Woke up to some very good news.  From the government no less!  Akemi's application for permanent residency has been approved, meaning she won't have to leave Canada when her visitor's visa expires (on her birthday!) this April.  According to the letter I received, the paperwork has been sent to Tokyo for processing - whatever that…