Reply To: Opener and Material for Train Station
I’ll use Deep Thoughts or Zoo in Central Park listed here.
Alternatively, I list a number of openers in my book:
Ask if she’s been waiting long for the train or bus.
Ask if you just missed the train or bus.
Ask if the trains or buses are running on the weekend.
Ask if a train is local or express.
Ask easy directions: how to get to a nearby street.
Ask more complex directions: how to get to a theater, a park, etc.
Your follow-up can be any combination of these other questions, a statement about yourself (“I am out today looking for a book about