Lower the toll with a pram on stroll and take a break from the forward looking stakes to help yourself out when alighting with a mind behind the trains.
Kindly social interactions are down on liability and the hope that a stranger will help a mother out on moving the pram from train board to the station floor is futile. Vicious is the world and manners are first to fall.
It may not be on that of the lone day tripping parent to heavy lift, but it certainly is upon them to understand the best that they can deliver unto their journeys using one of the main arms of public transport.
When boarding, witness the direction to instruction on the front of the pram lipping first before raising the back half up and on. A simple task that every stroller pushing parent carries out on a daily and more so basis.
On alighting, however, with a stern need to face the world front on, the difficulty escalates when choosing to lower the pram in this forward-looking fashion. Kids that young need not face the trace of a rollercoaster feeling dip this early again in life.
Reverse it on leaving, walking out backward to leverage the ease and all the world's a little more self-accomodating and easier to bear when taking junior out for the day.
Written on Sunday, 10 December 2006