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Going downtown can sure be an adventure

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

I had to go downtown today and sure had a time getting there and back. I took the amount of money I needed for a round trip ticket. But I couldn't get the ticket machine to work so tried another one. The second one turned out to be for parking, not the bus/light rail ticket. I had enough to get a one way ticket and went and got on the first train that came along. Wrong train. At least I could get the free shuttle from either one, so I got to see some scenery I haven't seen in years and since they have changed a lot of things. Then I had to walk south to get to where I was going but had the wrong address, so was confused trying to find the place. I had trouble finding the room I needed to get to, too. What a comedy of errors.

On the way back, I knew where I needed to end up, but I needed to get some money to get the return ticket, so had to find a bank. Of course, I had passed the kind I needed and had to go back a ways. I finally got to the return light rail station and had learned a lesson and made sure I got the right train this time.

With all that running around I did manage to get some exercise. Now for some sleep.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
MCJULIEO 5/18/2013 11:16PM

    Those days are much better in retrospect, and sometimes not so much fun when you actually are going through them... glad you got the exercise, though!

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PEGGYO 4/28/2013 12:19PM

    what an adventure you had.

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MOM2ACAT 4/25/2013 5:56PM

    I'm glad you were able to see the up side of things, sometimes all it takes to turn a bad day around is a good attitude.

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AWESOMECHELZ 4/25/2013 3:46PM

    And you did it all! emoticon I take public transportation everywhere so I know the frustrations and LOTS of walking AND lots of spent energy! You sure got your exercise yesterday. emoticon Love, Chelsea emoticon emoticon

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SUSANBEAMON 4/25/2013 1:06AM

  at least it was a nice day for all that running around.

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