Always listening for that sound. The London Underground train that goes through the neighbourhood. A classic childhood reminder. Every night the window open and I can hear the clacking wheels and clanking train as it makes it's way through the dark. Classic
It seems I have been able to hear a distant train traveling at night, no matter where I've lived. There's something about the whistle..the traveling codes Breaking signals, switching track signals. There's a guy at the helm and he's going on through the towns, around the...
Every city I have lived in, I can always hear a train softly in the distance. I suppose it's almost a lullaby to me by now. I never realized what a comfort it is to hear them until traveling to a place where I could not.
Trains seem to be able to put me to sleep. I grew up listening to them. So, I am so used to them. I love to hear them at night. I don't know how people can't stand the sound of a train. I just love that sound so much.