A Croydon commuter’s tale

Posted on November 9th, by Paul Cowling in Politics & Society. 5 comments

Paul Cowling on the bottomless despair of his seven-and-a-half mile journey to work

If I am running late, there’s a good chance that I’ll still get to Norbury station before the 08:57 does.

I speed march up the station approach, past the waft of cigarette smoke that shouldn’t be there, and the empty beer and caffeine kick cans that don’t want to use the rubbish bins.

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