Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Waiting for The Train

"Think Good Thoughts, Think Good Thoughts..."
Originally uploaded by lorenzodom


July 22, 2008, New York City:

Resigned, he leaned back against the pole, sighed and waited.

Disappointed, he frowned and turned away, walking further down the platform.

Impatient, she precariously leaned into the track to catch a glimmer of the oncoming train, and when she saw no gleam, she stretched out her neck to see if it would improve her vision.

Understanding, she sat down to read the paper.

Efficient, he read his book, while listening for the roar, and waiting for the tell-tale waft of cool wind.

Anxious, she flipped open her phone every few minutes, watching the seconds pass into hours, wondering if anyone would notice that she’s late again for work.

Happy, she adjusted the volume on her iPod.

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