In the Bus Bag
Unaccustomed Earth, by Jhumpa Lahiri
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As we creep down the West Valley Highway (or some such interminable road), Man 1 begins to sigh loudly and roll his eyes.
Man 2: “I’m telling you, you should have taken the 565. This is the bus you take if you’re just hanging out, with nothing to do and no place to be.”
I knew I should have followed Trip Planner’s first itinerary, which actually recommended I take the 565 to my destination in Kent. It was the double transfer that put me off…