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33. Taking the Bus for the First Time
Margaret usually drove everywhere. It was
bad that her car was in
repair shop. She had to take
bus to work. She was not
familiar with the bus system. She
down on the bench at the
stop. A woman sat next to
. Margaret felt uncomfortable. She stood up.
bus came by. She went inside.
cost one dollar and fifty cents
take the bus. She only had
five-dollar bill. "Do you have change?"
asked. "Miss, is this your first
?" he asked. Margaret did not know
bus drivers would not change money. "
keep the change," she said, and
down. It should take 35 minutes
get to work. Thirty-five minutes had
by. She noticed that the area
not look familiar. She realized that
got on the wrong bus.