February 7th, 2013, 1pm

It was 5°C with nil significant cloud. The wind was hardly blowing.

Announcement at one hour on the tarmac of SFO — 5-10 min maintenance check, please hold.

Announcement at one hour forty-five minutes — please disembark.

Six hours later, we’re finally flying.  12 hours of travel suddenly becomes 18+. 

Plane lands. Luggage first off the carousel. Run for Nartia Express — make the train with 7 seconds to spare. Feels like the most heavenly place on earth. 

Collapses. End scene.

Amal, Chris, Richard, Sam and 3 others said thanks.

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