Far from all the fuss

Viktor says he has two years to go to retirement, and then it may be time for a change.

Viktor says he has two years to go to retirement, and then it may be time for a change.

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There has been a lighthouse in Shikotan, one of the Kuril Islands, since the time of Japanese rule. The lighthouse is now home to Viktor. Few people reach this place and this suits him – Viktor does not like crowds.