The subway comes to a screeching halt and
Lukas nearly topples over into the man beside him, trying to hold onto the bar.
Everyone starts muttering to each other and Lukas looks around, peering out the
door that he’s standing beside. He can only see the wall and it doesn’t look
like they’re anywhere near the next station.
“Not this again,” the girl behind him
He turns to look at her, narrowing his
She sighs, glancing up at him from under
heavy lashes. “About a week ago I was stuck on the C train for an hour,” she
says. “Threw off my whole goddamn day.”
“An hour?” Lukas asks, raising his
She nods at him, clicking her tongue.
“That’s the longest I’ve ever dealt with. But I’ve heard of longer.”