Almost

Woke up, fell out of bed, dragged a comb across my head. Found my way downstairs and drank a cup, and looking up I noticed I was late. Found my coat and grabbed my hat, made the train in seconds flat… Well I would’ve if the damned thing had been on time! Pity really, I was marvelling in the frosty start to the day, the slow sunrise glinting over the rooftops, waxing lyrically to myself. The sky was pale blue with a yellow gold hue gently peeping over…. etc etc… then they announce that the train is six minutes late. Not a huge margin granted but that’s not the point, it was the first flaw of the day. You see, …

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