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Wednesday, 04 February 2004
There’s a lovely little piece over at SFGate today (no, you won’t find it in the printed Chronicle) about the folks who work the tollbooths at the Bay Bridge. I’m a FasTrak user now, so I don’t hand bills over to these people anymore, but back when I did, there were faces I recognized, and I even had a couple of favorites who were always cheery and pleasant and remembered me and my Beetle. Now I just cruise through and listen for the FasTrak unit’s double-beep. Easier. Quicker. But a moment of human interaction that was part of my daily routine is lost forever.
posted to /life/bayarea at 7:04pm :: 1 response



Shaggy had this to say (02/06/2004 17:00:15):
My friend's dad used to always ask the Vincent Thomas Bridge Toll Takers for directions to Disneyland. These days the Vincent Thomas Bridge is toll free.

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