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Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Bundled Up, on the Ride Home

Q Train, NYC
Photo by myself, underground

The thing about winter in New York is that (obviously) people need to wear more clothing to combat the elements. The subway cars become cramped more quickly than in the warmer months.

Many of us in New York are suffering from the winter 'blahs'. This is caused by tromping through snow in the same big coats every day, and being stuffed in cramped airless spaces. Symptoms of the blahs include surliness, heavy sighs and eye-rolling.

And there is more snow in the forecast!!

Related posts: The Trains are Hopping, Tempting Fate and The Day After.


Olivier said...

on a l'impression qu'ils sont dans un frigidaire ;)) On sent vraiment bien le froid dans ta photo

Lily Hydrangea said...

Ha! Kitty! so true...surliness, heavy sighs and eye rolling, that about sums it up. & this picture captures the feeling you describe oh so well.
Thanks for posting Carmelo's photos too. What a great idea! They are wonderful.

Pierre said...

metro in paris during winter look the same. I think you know what i mean.


Joanne said...

Wow....:((( Cold!!

Ken Mac said...

they look trapped

Beatrice said...

but better than naked sweaty skin tightly packed in summer time ... :-S worst ever. hehehe