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Old 06-03-2014, 10:01 PM   #66
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Originally Posted by Mr. Pick View Post
Engineers and conductors down here on the Chattanooga Sub are overwhelmingly friendly, class guys. Never had a derisive gesture or comment from any of them, and have had many wave and cooperate for a picture. Just last Friday I was holding my 4 year old granddaughter in a field near the tracks to watch a work train go by and the engineer opened the window, waved and yelled a big "hi" to her and then gave the horn a couple of toots. She was thrilled. Can't beat that!
Case in point. Shot this last night, one of several trains we saw all evening, and every one of them had very friendly crews that were trying their best to get my niece's attention. Being 16 months old, all she could do was stare in awe at those big ole trains and listen to the noise.
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