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Three Generations to D.C.

On Joan Ringer’s first trip to Washington, D.C., as a teenager, she rode there on an Anderson bus driven by O.D. Anderson himself.

Decades later, 1,200 more words

Travel

The Road to Virginia

The day began with Martie–our wonderful guide–telling her joke about the three guys who go to Heaven and ended with a jazzy dinner at Murphy’s, but somewhere in the middle came the movie  120 more words

On The Bus

Martì – the sound of his name – begged her, “Why go through this all the time?” “Not all the time. Now.” “On the bus?” The lady, another, who had marched into the vehicle earlier enquiring whether there was a strike on? 118 more words

Danishes and Bookstores: The Journey To and Through Manhattan

The only sounds on a motorcoach at 3 in the morning come from the engine.  The handful of people who boarded in Greenville, Pennsylvania had gratefully shoved pillows between their heads and the window or the headrest and napped.   1,338 more words

Travel

A Young Woman's Bus Journey Of (Near) Horror: "I ALMOST Felt Violated!"

Just before lunchtime today, a young woman is said to have been subjected to a bus journey of near horror.

Upon siting down behind a young man, whom, the young woman was quick to add “looked like he’d had anything but a sober night last night”, the young woman is said to have felt immediate sympathy. 101 more words

Awkward Events

Someone Else's World

across the sea… someone else’s world… soldiers fight… soldiers bleed… someone else’s world… across the sea… someone else’s world… mamas cry… babies die in someone else’s world… 134 more words

Letters

Rainy days

The advantage of being stuck on a bus that’s taking ages to reach its destination is that, at the very least, I have time to write a blog. 208 more words