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How To Handle Train Travel When You’re Feeling Off The Rails

On good days, I love train travel. On not so good days, not so much. It’s all change now, thanks to a random encounter with an elderly husband and wife and a seasoned rail rider.

The ‘Sullen’ passenger

This ‘musical chairs’ experience is always awkward, sometimes sparking several sharp intakes of breath and disgruntled sighs from fellow passengers, or at least that’s how I choose to interpret it during one of my low moods.

The Old Me

His eyes bright as he shared with me some of the stories of his train travel, it was impossible to not share his infectious enthusiasm for the railway.

What’s the point?

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