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Thanks, DoDo.  I wasn't sure.  I may have even travelled on it.  I've gone by train from London's King's Cross station to Edinburgh's Waverly station four times -- in 69, 78, 84, and 2001.  I remember during the first trip my grandpa telling me all sorts of fabulous tales about the Flying Scotsman, so it stuck in my head.  I'm glad it fit the category and I didn't make an ass out of myself (a quite frequent occurance). :-)

Maybe we can eventually make language a complete impediment to understanding. -Hobbes
by Izzy (izzy at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Oct 10th, 2005 at 05:06:33 PM EST
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