The Elevator

June 24, 2017

I'm on the 45th floor of an apartment building for the weekend. An unexpected yet pleasant turn of events calls for a late night dash to the store for coffee supplies. I go to the elevator and press the button to go down.


As the elevator approaches my floor from above I hear a chorus of singing and as the doors open see it full of people. Happy singing people on their way out for a night on the town.


I politely say I'll get the next one but they shuffle and insist I get in. "No, no don't wait, come in!" They don't look like serial killers, so I get in.


As the doors close the silence is broken by one lass asking "do you know a song?".


I think. Only one song comes to mind so I reply.


"The wheels on the bus go 'round and 'round".


The party comes alive again in all its choral glory - singing my choice for 45 floors.


Certainly a highlight.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Recent Posts

October 3, 2019

October 2, 2019

September 14, 2019

April 22, 2019

April 14, 2019

Please reload

Please reload

Regular tags

Please reload

    © 2017 by Xlii.

    This site was designed with the
    website builder. Create your website today.
    Start Now