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Forced To Touch / Reluctant to Touch

If you didn't already know this, I am obsessed with how people in NYC interact with each other on the trains. It is something that I have blogged about before and it still fascinates me to no end. There is so much information going on underground between human beings. When you are on the train there are certain times when you with touch another person. This is a given and you cannot avoid it in actuality. If the train is full, then you will have some one's shoulder, leg, or even hair all over you. Now what do you do in this situation? The average Manhattanite, is so used to it that they don't even feel it anymore. However, there are some people who have lived here for their whole lives and they cannot stand it even for a second.

  So I watched a few people today on the train.This one girl came on with her friend, however, she could not find a comfortable place to hold on before the train left the station. So what did she do? She just balanced herself until the next stop…