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narrow bus seats

Would it kill bus companies, to order/put in larger seats into their vehicles, so that I don't have to sit on anybody's lap?! When I sit in a bus seat, my shoulder cover at least a third of the adjacent seat...which is alright if nobody sits there. However, it gets quite uncomfortable, when somebody sits next to me as I end up doing the awkward shoulder shurg or end up invading the other passenger's space. Does anybody else have similar issues?
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Would it kill bus companies, to order/put in larger seats into their vehicles, so that I don't have to sit on anybody's lap?! When I sit in a bus seat, my shoulder cover at least a third of the adjacent seat...which is alright if nobody sits there. However, it gets quite unconfortable, when somebody sits next to me as I end up doing the awkward shoulder shurg or end up invading the other passenger's space. Does anybody else have similar issues?
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Would it kill bus companies, to order/put in larger seats into their vehicles, so that I don't have to sit on anybody's lap?! When I sit in a bus seat, my shoulder cover at least a third of the adjacent seat...which is alright if nobody sits there. However, it gets quite unconfortable, when somebody sits next to me as I end up doing the awkward shoulder shurg or end up invading the other passenger's space. Does anybody else have similar issues?
lose some weight.
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Re: narrow bus seats

Isn't the seat next to you for your bag anyway?
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lose some weight.
I ain't fat...I'm sturdy (with broad shoulders I guess).
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I ain't fat...I'm sturdy (with broad shoudlers I guess).
that's what your momma said , right?
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that's what your momma said , right?
Actually, it was Mrs. G....
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Re: narrow bus seats

Not just width, but legroom. The new buses in Fribourg are designed for pygmys.
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Actually, it was Mrs. G....
Hang on a minute. Which Mrs. G?
Mine was away in Paris for the weekend. Where were you?
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Hang on a minute. Which Mrs. G?
Mine was away in Paris for the weekend. Where were you?
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Re: narrow bus seats

you let YOUR mrs.G go to Paris?... alone????

you really are Cornish ain't you?

( speaking of... I saw a Rick Stein show last night.. featuring his good mate Jethro.. what a combination )
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Re: narrow bus seats

I have no problem with large shouldered men. Specially in winter, with the necessary 20 onion layers of clothing, I do understand the "large bones".

I have a problem with men that seem to believe their balls are the size of basketballs and sit spread eagle, reducing your place to sit down to a child's bench, while at the same time "checking" their Iphone with an outstreched arm invading the nose space of the passenger in front.

*sigh*
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Old 12.12.2011, 09:50
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you let YOUR mrs.G go to Paris?... alone????

you really are Cornish ain't you?

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Well, #1 daughter was with her.
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I have no problem with large shouldered men. Specially in winter, with the necessary 20 onion layers of clothing, I do understand the "large bones".

I have a problem with men that seem to believe their balls are the size of basketballs and sit spread eagle, reducing your place to sit down to a child's bench, while at the same time "checking" their Iphone with an outstreched arm invading the nose space of the passenger in front.

*sigh*
They're obviously used to Fribourg buses then.
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you let YOUR mrs.G go to Paris?... alone????

you really are Cornish ain't you?

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I have no problem with large shouldered men. Specially in winter, with the necessary 20 onion layers of clothing, I do understand the "large bones".

I have a problem with men that seem to believe their balls are the size of basketballs and sit spread eagle, reducing your place to sit down to a child's bench, while at the same time "checking" their Iphone with an outstreched arm invading the nose space of the passenger in front.

*sigh*
I know what you mean...usually, them little gel hair boys, with the fluffy white winter vest...weighing in at about 100lbs each with the "I'm larger than life syndrome".
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I have no problem with large shouldered men. Specially in winter, with the necessary 20 onion layers of clothing, I do understand the "large bones".

I have a problem with men that seem to believe their balls are the size of basketballs and sit spread eagle, reducing your place to sit down to a child's bench, while at the same time "checking" their Iphone with an outstreched arm invading the nose space of the passenger in front.

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Big pet peeve IMO
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you let YOUR mrs.G go to Paris?... alone????

you really are Cornish ain't you?

( speaking of... I saw a Rick Stein show last night.. featuring his good mate Jethro.. what a combination )
Is Jethro still alive?

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...can you like get your won thread. Thank you!
Nope, we're going to derail yours. Thanks for asking.
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Would it kill bus companies, to order/put in larger seats into their vehicles, so that I don't have to sit on anybody's lap?! When I sit in a bus seat, my shoulder cover at least a third of the adjacent seat...which is alright if nobody sits there. However, it gets quite uncomfortable, when somebody sits next to me as I end up doing the awkward shoulder shurg or end up invading the other passenger's space. Does anybody else have similar issues?
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Nope, we're going to derail yours. Thanks for asking.
Well, in that case...it was both Mrs. Gs..there, there I said, that's right!
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Is Jethro still alive?

yep.. he was telling the time he got on train to Camborne... and they had these big wide seats.
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