Thank you Taxi Fare Finder for including Cab Chronicles in your list as being one of your favorite taxi blogs. Now the blog is implemented here on this page. You can see Taxi Fare Finder’s list of favorite taxi blogs and what makes them unique here. As my blog introduction states, “Everyone who jumps in my cab has a story to tell,…
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“No, you’re weak!”
“Make that light!,” he yelled, as it was about to turn red. At the time, I didn’t have it in me to speed up and go through it. So I stopped. “You’re weak!,” the customer said. When the light turned green, we passed through the intersection and around the corner a police officer was sitting there.
A True Story
A passenger in a taxi heading for the train station leaned over to ask the driver a question and gently tapped him on the shoulder to get his attention. The driver screamed, lost control of the cab, nearly hit a bus, drove up over the curb and stopped just inches from a large plate window.
I Wept Last Night
Late afternoon, my dispatcher sent me to pick up a woman and said she needed to go to a clinic. It was to get an abortion. I froze, paused, and prayed and said, “where is she?” I could have not taken the assignment but felt the need to do my job as a taxi driver with the task of being…