Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Long Black Train


It remains 

A mystery how 
It pulls into the station 
Never late no matter how 
Long you wait.




2 comments:

  1. Minimizing the role of human judgment is perhaps the new science. Soon the UN will also be headed by a big-ass computer ,when long black trains are of the tracks but still in time for whatever place they are headed.

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  2. Manik,

    This article written twenty years ago about Mussolini's famous punctual trains should put all in proper perspective.

    http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/rear-window-making-italy-work-did-mussolini-really-get-the-trains-running-on-time-1367688.html

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