Monday, 24 September 2012

Seen on the tube

Central Line - South Woodford to Mile End

  • A husband and wife, both tired and sleepy.  Him with his arm around her shoulders, drawing her closer; she picking lint off the knee of his trousers.
  • A young lady with long purple fingernails, reading a Kindle in a purple suede cover, and with a purple handbag tucked tidily between her feet.
  • A pregnant woman in a suit eating her way determinedly through three apricot cereal bars.
  • A woman with wet hair frowning in concentration at the oven manual she was reading.
  • A young man in a beautifully tailored charcoal grey suit, with chunky rings on every finger.
On top of the tube
On top of the tube at South Woodford

8 comments:

  1. I love these posts!! Hope things are going well for you and you are all adapting to the exciting changes xxx

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  2. Fabulous as always Nurse Nancy. There's a novel in that tube train.

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  3. When I was of the tube last week, I saw a woman ib full burqa and hijab with the fab funky ring on her middle finger. Made me wonder what she had underneath her outerwear....

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  4. Glad you still have time to watch and don't have to read anatomy books all journey long!

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  5. What are you doing on top of the train?

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  6. Love your lists and always wish I was more observant :-)

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  7. an oven manual? perhaps she had a posh dinner to cook and realised she didn't know how to turn it on!

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