I’ll say one thing about that “I was once young and drunk in Baltimore” article that the New York Times featured on the front of the Sunday Review section last week: It sure has generated some amusing responses.
Tag: tim kreider
I was excited to snag a seat quiet car on a train ride from Baltimore to Richmond not that long ago. But just as a settled down to read my book in peace, happy to be safe from any train neighbors making extensive conference calls, the woman behind me began whispering (loudly) to her companion. It was a classic quiet car conundrum: should I just sit there and seethe, hoping that an Amtrak official would ask them to shut up, or should I handle the shushing myself?