I came back to the hotel at lunch, and headed down to Family Mart for a snack.
Now I have a new friend.
I'd seen this little fella in our cab yesterday, and the ladies at Family Mart (who are friends of the sprout) gave him to me.
He's an anatomically correct Kewpie doll in a Mah Johngg tile. This blog explains it a bit.
According to the head forklift handler, he's supposed to bring me increased wealth.
Remind me to play Lotto when I get home.