Tuesday Evening .. January the 10th.. I am IN New Delhi .. up from Agra Cantt ..
My train was scheduled to leave Agra Cantt at 8:23AM .. My train was scheduled to arrive into New Delhi at 11:35AM..
Allow me to briefly repeat the above ..
I was .. scheduled as follows ..
Leave at 8:23AM .. Arrive at 11:35AM ..
HERE IS THE REALITY OF MY TRAIN LIFE TODAY ..
Leave (LATE) at 1:00PM (1300 Hours) Arrive (LATE) at 5:00PM (1700 Hours) ..
Shall I do the math for you .. I waited in Agra Cantt for FIVE AND ONE HALF HOURS (I was up before 5AM and I got to the Agra Cantt railway station at 7:30AM nice and early for my 8:10AM arriving train to depart at 8:23AM)
I was FIVE HOURS AND TWENTY FIVE MINUTES ( 5 Hours 25 Minutes ) LATE INTO NEW DELHI ..
After arriving into South New Delhi.. I went straight from the Hazrat Nizamuddin Rail Station in South New Delhi to the Main Rail Station in New Delhi ..
Do I have any National Football League Fans reading along with me here ..
It has been widely reported in the press that the Executive Vice President of the Denver Broncos Football team .. one John Elway .. reportedly told one Broncos Quarterback .. namely Tim Tebow .. “Pull the trigger !”
SO I DID .. I PULLED THE TRIGGER .. read on .. the following is BOOKED and PAID IN FULL ..
Wednesday (tomorrow) .. January 11, 2012 .. LEAVE New Delhi at 10:30PM (2230 Hours) via the TAMIL NADU EXPRESS ..
Friday.. January 13, 2012 .. ARRIVE Chennai in SOUTH India at 7:15AM (0715 Hours) .. two (2) nights on the train ..
Saturday.. January 21, 2012 .. LEAVE Chennai at 10PM (2200 Hours) via the TAMIL NADU EXPRESS .. two (2) more nights on the train ..
Monday .. January 23, 2012 .. ARRIVE New Delhi at 7:00AM (0700 Hours) ..
BOBBA and THE BOBBSEYS .. ARE GOING TO ‘PONDI’ .. we ARE going to Pondicherry .. Puducherry .. word I have gotten here is that the storm damage is past ‘Pondi’ .. yes or no we will find out ..
I am staying at a hotel in New Delhi very close to the Main Railway Station .. right across the street so to speak .. and with a 10:30PM train I am paying for two full nights so I have a good room to just relax in before my train ..
Damn the Cyclone Thane storm torpedoes and full speed ahead .. much joy.. bobba and the bobbseys are rockin’ .. much love.. cap..
- JAN 9, 12 .. NEW DELHI
- JAN 11, 12 .. SPECIAL MEMORY .. MY TUPPERWARE DRINKING GLASS