The eternal R train.

“It is not an express,” Ms. Perry said, looking up from a Dennis Lehane novel. “It took us an hour to get from Prospect Park.”

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“I’m stressed by it,” she said, “but since the government hasn’t done anything about it, we just have to deal with it.”

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