I've just come back from Northern Ireland. Recently, I've started using the trains again - and I'm discovering a new, vibrant Belfast.
You ascertained where you were on your journey by peering through grimy windows. To disembark, you had to pull down the window, reach outside and twist the metal handle, pushing the heavy door outwards with all your might.
“I’ve just got back from Australia - so I have.”
“Loved it out there – aye.”
“You’re still in Finaghy – are you?”
“I am – aye.”