Is this you? Do you commute out to some distant suburb well beyond the DC Beltway? Can I ask why? And how?
Why would you subject yourself to at least an hour each way, 40+ hours a month, of traffic. How, once committed, do you physically and mentally make the journey? By bus? Car? iPod?
And here is the deeper question: do you enjoy it?
Back in the day I commuted to Old Town by car, and while I detested the drive overall, speeding across the 14th Street bridge, windows down, music blaring, while a jet roared overhead, was often a highlight of my day.
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