Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder

26 Oct 2001, 10:28 a.m.

Last night, boarding the 43, I think I might have…

Hi, reader. I wrote this in 2001 and it's now more than five years old. So it may be very out of date; the world, and I, have changed a lot since I wrote it! I'm keeping this up for historical archive purposes, but the me of today may 100% disagree with what I said then. I rarely edit posts after publishing them, but if I do, I usually leave a note in italics to mark the edit and the reason. If this post is particularly offensive or breaches someone's privacy, please contact me.

Last night, boarding the 43, I think I might have seen Eve, the pseudonymic administrator of A nice-looking girl holding an O'Reilly book was a bit exasperated when some other woman accused her of trying to cut in line when she had only seen no one else going forward and had, thus, done so herself. Certainly everything I saw in her demeanor fit my "Eve" internal representation, but perhaps that means little. I'd just like to think I'm in on the secret.