Story archives - tag: "bus"


As I listened to a conversation between hippies on the 71 bus to Haight Street, I realized that I'm one of the "housies" that they so vehemently spoke of and wondered if I'd be happier as one of them, in grungy overalls, wearing dreads full of clay beads.

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2010-01-14 11:09:05 / Rating: 370.75 /


Every morning I get crushed, elbowed, and shoved trying to get on the bus by a hoard of frowning teenagers, but this morning it was freezing, and being shoulder to shoulder with somebody on both sides felt so good.

tags: cold mornings bus teenagers sentimentality [add]

2009-12-04 08:55:51 / Rating: 479.5 /

Ed Kaz

The bus stalled under an overpass on the turnpike this morning.

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2008-01-08 10:15:28 / Rating: 409.75 /


I fell in love with a German tourist on a bus and although I don't remember his name and know I'll never see him again, I always hope he remember me too.

tags: love German bus name hope [add]

2007-06-04 12:23:03 / Rating: 635.5 /


I fell out of a bus once and broke my arm.

tags: ouch fall bus broken arm [add]

2006-10-10 10:40:27 / Rating: 550.25 /