Train Trivia – 1
Many memories of train travels. No, not the long distance travels, but the daily commutes – in the local trains. The local trains of Mumbai are a world in its own right !
It is already infamous for many nefarious things like chain snatching, fatal accidents, too much (where the term ‘too much’ proves absolutely inadequate) crowd, crime against women……. the list is long.
Every single thing is true, and yet — it has its tender, sometimes bitter-sweet moments, too!
So much of a day’s time is spent in those jam-packed cauldrons carrying humanity, that it is a short-time home-on-wheels for many. And they do make the train-travel a significant part of their lives, celebrate some important moments there.