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Overnight Train

HI IT'S MARI AND BRENNA!!! After the Golden Temple, we got on the train heading towards Agra. NO WORDS. This was an experience to say the least. We were all assigned to a "bed", and by "bed" we mean a two inch piece of rock that was probably 5 feet long and infested with mosquitoes. No one came to check tickets or seat numbers, so we were sitting next to some people that did not have tickets. For example, we ran into a few eunuchs. Eunuchs are a special class of people that are usually transgender or effeminate homosexuals. Outcast, they make money by walking up and down the train in their cross-dressing attire, asking for money or else they will clap their hands and curse you. The eunuchs also really enjoyed Mr. Harrison's company. Anyway, we boarded the train at 4:30 in the afternoon and slept over night with Indians from all over the country. It was beyond freezing in the train and every two seconds there would be a person walking up and down yelling "CHAI! CHAI! CHAI!". Needless to say, we didn't get the best sleeps, but it was definitely worth the experience. Good bonding time. And then we arrived in Agra at 9:00 am the next morning, exhausted but ready to go!

p.s. Laura and Diana, we miss you!!!!