Thanksgiving week is usually slow. Reeeeel s l o w . . .
Thanksgiving proper, Citizen’s Cab lowers the gate (cab rental) for us drivers down from $91 to $61, as an act of mercy. A cabbie might gamble on coming into work early on Thanksgiving to drive a fare or two to the airport; people trying to make it somewhere around the country before turkey and the big game. Or that cabbie might just be spinning his or her wheels empty until well after noon, after the locals have long walked home from their neighborhood coffee joints and suddenly found themselves running late to whatever friend’s house with their thrown-together sweet potato casserole with marshmallows pot luck.
This year I chose to sleep in… until Black Friday.
But it will definitely be slow this morning, too, until the day wakes up for shopping and chemo.
I’ve just rolled-in to Citizen’s Cab.… Read the rest