'The human race has only one really effective weapon and that is laughter' - Mark Twain
'I wasted time, and now doth time waste me' Shakespeare, Richard II
This is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to people or institutions, living or dead, is entirely coincidental and, to be frank, most likely the product of your own fevered imagination. You can probably blame the media for that.
For my dad
Dear Sir/Madam I am writing to complain about the continued and many delays on this line.
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Disgusted by unreliable commuter train schedules, which cause him to be habitually tardy, Dan begins sending lengthy e-mails to Martin Harbottle, the train company's director, in an attempt to cost him as much time as his trains have cost Dan. Oddly, he finds solace in opening up to a stranger about the dramas of his day job at a scandal-hit newspaper, the challenges of his night job as the father of a baby who isn't sleeping, and about life as it is played out in the confines of Coach C, while world events pass by its odd mix of inhabitants.… (more)