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Travel Nightmares: Cutting it fine

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KB3001
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re: Travel Nightmares: Cutting it fine
KB3001   10/6/2011 12:17:12 AM
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My worst travel nightmare was during last year's Icelandic ash cloud saga. Stuck in Germany, it took me 48 hours to get back home in the UK, and I used trains, taxis and a boat trip for that!!

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re: Travel Nightmares: Cutting it fine
David Ashton   10/5/2011 11:28:29 PM
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My manager wasn't too bad about it, and the delay could have happened on any airline. The common theme in all the Travel Nightmare stories is that there almost always turns out to be something positive in them, a silver lining to the cloud. In my case it was seeing somewhere new and the Moule Marinieres...in max's case he got the job...etc

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re: Travel Nightmares: Cutting it fine
jlinstrom   10/3/2011 5:45:08 PM
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Don't go early and don't be late! Let me blame everyone else, since I'm the manager. Where's Professor Peabody and the Wayback Machine when you really need him?

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