TIL In Japan, it’s required by law that married couples must share the same surname.

Read more: https://www.nippon.com/en/japan-data/h00542/japan%E2%80%99s-enforcing-of-same-surnames-for-couples-has-only-a-short-history.html

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  1. Yet another reason I don’t live in Japan. The other reasons, I can’t afford to move there, I can’t afford to live there, I don’t speak the language and I don’t wanna live there. Other than that, this sucks…

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