For the majority of the time, riding on public transportation is the least romantic activity of all. During rush hour it's a cramped space full of sweaty stressed out bodies, and people desperately trying to avoid uncomfortable eye contact while catching up on their favorite podcasts. And yet, there are rare times where romance finds a way, even on the train. The 26-year-old Youtube executive Debra O witnessed and detailed one of these rare occasions, and her Twitter thread about two strangers meeting on the train sounds like a meet-cute straight out of a rom-com.
It all started when our leading man had a runny nose on the train and our leading lady swooped in with some tissues.