Japan 'lonely gifs' strike a chord
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'Lonely gifs' show what it's like to be alone in Japan

From walking on a rainy street to smoking outside a convenience store, a series of pensive gifs depicting solitude have recently struck a chord in Japan.

Freelance illustrator "Motocross" Saito spoke to the BBC about why he made them, and why he thinks they have resonated.

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  • 13 Dec 2017