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Old Oct 30, 18, 6:39 am
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ilcannone
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
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Originally Posted by a7m View Post
Thereís an economic factor in all of this. In most regions in Russia women travel with more baggage than they can handle. They transport various things for their relatives. Most of it happens on trains however. An old lady can carry a large bag full of things she wants to bring to someone else. It happens occasionally on planes, however I rarely see women complain that no one helps them. You make it sound as if it happens on every flight. Maybe so. Any case, itís a cultural and economic thing.
I'm aware of all of this. I'm no fool in this matter. But trains are not quite as limited in space as aircraft are. And as a matter of fact, perhaps I'm just unlucky, the barrage of requests (slight exaggeration) DOES happen to me on every flight I take!
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