Why does making an X with your index finger mean you want the bill?

 No idea!

 Yes, I know the blog is called Japanexplained, but sometimes I just want someone to explain something to me instead…

Could it represent an illiterate person signing their name, I wonder??


1 Comment

  1. Jan Rome said,

    April 22, 2009 at 1:39 pm

    A symbol for exchanging something over a counter – the usual way of making a purchase.

    i suppose

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