Limits are imposed by habits. Some habits are connected to a negative self-image.
The past few years have been rough. COVID-19, omicron, tornadoes, floods, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, forest fires, wars, political upheaval, landslides, avalanches, droughts, annoying neighbors...
Quite a few years ago, one Christmas Eve on Atsugi Naval Base, a condominium fire led to the displacement of several children in the complex.