10/18/2008

trainin'


train by dawn, originally uploaded by pilgrimgirl.

Yesterday I rode the trains to Pasadena (metrolink and metro goldline). Also caught a cab for the last 2 miles of the journey into the land where busses don't run (silly San Marino and Huntington Library).

I heart trains with tables and outlets for my laptop so I can get lotsa work done during my commute!

I do not heart cabs full of "interesting smells" (why oh why do cabs smell so terrible?), although I am very enamored of jolly cab drivers who don't mind stopping mid-way to pick up a friend.

PS: Two new things I've recently learned: Ellycat likes beef jerky. Bobette-kitty likes deli ham (even begging irresistibly with her round paws in the air).

4 comments:

God's Guitar Girl said...

I'm only laughing this hard because I know exactly what "smells" you're talking about... hahahaha...

Muriel said...

Aw, you were in my area. If I had known, tea and crumpets would've been in order.

(My area is not the funny smell in the taxi, btw.)

jana said...

Muriel:

I'm in that area very often nowadays--drop me a line and we'll arrange some tea! (phddillyATyahooDOTcom)

:)

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