I try to lead my life by a reasonable moral and ethical code.
However, I’ll be honest. If there wasn’t already zero chance of leaving Japan without exceeding my baggage allowance, I might have given some actual thought as to how I might attempt to “souvenir” an Osaka manhole cover. You know, theoretically…
Hell, I would have totally paid for a 1:1 scale diecast replica, too.
By which I mean to say: Berndt2 says “Don’t steal manhole covers under any circumstances, kids!”
You rule, Osaka 8)