19 May '11, 8pm

A Funny Thing Happened On My Way to Kushiro - #seashepherd #taiji

A Funny Thing Happened On My Way to Kushiro - #seashepherd #taiji

Later on, another team in another vehicle picked me up. These too I lost. In Japan, a westerner has to surrender his passport to the hotel desk so they can make a photocopy. The clerks then advise the local police that a westerner has checked in. So I was not surprised the next morning when I had a tail from the hotel. I turned on these guys and chased them away. I spent the day conducting my own surveillance of the harbor areas of Kushiro. I was looking for the whaling vessels and getting familiar with the lay of the land. I had nothing to hide for I have promised to uphold the promise that Captain Watson made to the police back in 2003. He said Sea Shepherd would not send anyone to Japan to break Japanese law. Periodically throughout the day, I would stumble upon one of these security teams. I counted five at work that day. While I had nothing to hide, I still went throu...

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