Category Archives: Washington DC

Stolid Forbearance as a National Quality


I hadn’t recognized stolid forbearance as a national quality until I waited in a silent line of passengers that snaked back and forth over a concrete floor for over three hours at US Customs in Washington-Dulles International Airport. Date: Tuesday, 18 September 2018. We arrived at IAD on a two-level Airbus A380-800, which can accommodate […]

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