Overheard at the King County Metro Pass Sales Office

Man at Window: Do you sell day passes for people from out of town?

Older Female Clerk: What?

Man at Window: Do you sell day passes for people from out of town?

Older Female Clerk: What?

Man at Window: Do you sell day passes for people from out of town?

Older Female Clerk: What?

Men and Women in Line: (laughter)

Man at Window: Do you have day passes for people from out of town?

Man in Line: Oh man…if she says “What?” one more time…

Older Female Clerk: What?

Men and Women in Line: (laughter)

Man at Window: Do you have day passes for people from out of town? I’m from out of town and I need a pass.

Older Female Clerk: We don’t give free passes to anybody, sir.

Man at Window: I don’t need a free pass. I need a day pass.

Older Female Clerk: What?

Man at Window: I. NEED. A. DAY. PASS.

Older Female Clerk: You need a day pass?

Man at Window: Yes.

Older Female Clerk: $5.00

2 Comments

  1. September 5, 2007

    $5.00 for a day pass? Yikes. The poor guy would have been better off without that lady’s help.

  2. LizzieLou
    September 7, 2007

    It made me wonder what sort of place that guy was from that out-of-towners would need special permission to ride the local buses.

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