• Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 20 other subscribers
  • Archives

  • Categories

  • Comments

    Zen Martha on Commuting Around (and around,…
    Gypsy Tart on Commuting Around (and around,…
    Raychatter on On the FasTrak
    Miranda V. on Exposed in L.A.
    Victoria P. on Exposed in L.A.
    None on Mercury Retrograde
    Victoria Poulsen on Mercury Retrograde
    Paul Minett on The Lesson of the 405
    Victoria Poulsen on A Toll-Tale of the Blue Truck…
    Commuter Gal on Welcome to the Casual Car…
    Paul on Welcome to the Casual Car…
    Commuter Gal on Welcome to the Casual Car…
    Victoria Poulsen on Welcome to the Casual Car…
    Commuter Gal on February Sunny Groundhog …
    All-time Driver on February Sunny Groundhog …
  • Waiting for a ride

January 4, 2010 – first day back

It’s 7:30 A.M. and I’m late, late.  It’s a cold windy morning with a line up of riders and not a ride in sight.  We all huddle and wait.  It’s hard to go back after the holiday break.  I move to the head of the line and turn down the ride – it’s a 2 seater BMW convertible.  I’m not ready for a race down the 80 freeway, and usually the small hot cars drive like they are. I pass the ride on to the lady behind me who happily takes it.

Here comes my ride  – a big older 4 door sedan.  I’m in the back seat and off we go.  Nice easy ride, but I could have used more heat.  Unbelievably, very light traffic (at 6 AM Channel 4 said the traffic was heavy).  I think I’ll be on time.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: