I Have a Very Long Commute

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    DC Commuter

    I'm at work already! Amazing how a 2 hour commute at 7am can be a 1 hour commute at 4:30am...all thanks to the boss setting up a 6am meeting every other week! Let's get this day started! Did I mention I'm looking for a new job?  :)
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    Jun 18, 2013

    I Did Not Think

    I did not think 70+ miles would be too bad to drive 2x a day for 4 days a week.  I drank an energy drink, but I still felt like I was about to fall asleep.  In fact, I think the drink made it worse.  That is the last time I drink one of those!  Maybe it is...
    Sncats Sncats
    26-30, T
    1 Response Aug 10, 2009
    Damon1974 Damon1974
    41-45, M
    Jan 15, 2015

    Ex wife will be loving my kids to an area far

    from my home, so I moved to be near my kids. Now my commute to work is two hours in the morning and often 2.5 hours in the evening. Holy wow......
    Brooklyn12561 Brooklyn12561
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    Just Changed

    I was working in the city and it was nearly a 2 1/2 hour return trip... justy moved offices closer to home... reducing this to 30 to 45 minuntes... Yahooo.... Still have to travel into HO once a week... but I'm tough and can handle this.. :-)
    simplyus simplyus
    46-50, M
    Sep 26, 2008

    I travel too and from work 2 hrs a day 1 hr

    there 1 hour back you can see some horrible things traveling do early in the morning all kinds of car accidents. I once pulled up to one my heart fell to my stomach the guy was dying in his car others arrived and we got him out but could not save him tried CPR and all he was...
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    1 Response Jan 25

    The Perils Of Being A Commuter

    I have to admit that I love going to college in New York City BUT nothing is worse when it comes to sitting in traffic for over an hour -_-. Luckily, no one is sitting next to me cause that's even worse. The bus seriously is gross. Usually I get people who sit next to me who...
    TaraG1993 TaraG1993
    22-25, F
    Nov 18, 2013

    114 Miles Daily Drive To No Where

    I am probobly the only person in Vermont that lives west of the Green Mountains, and commutes to the north east kingdom. It just doesn't happen......EVER. The few people that live over there usealy drive up over the mountains to my side looking for work. That part of the state...
    xj287 xj287
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jul 30, 2013
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