Today is the halfway point of my trip. This is Day 49 and I have 49 days to go. The Dusky Lodge reception clerk had agreed to give me a ride to the train station as long as I was willing to leave early in the morning. The train’s departure time of 954 corresponded too well with peak checkout time.I was willing the 10 saved will help make up for the 15 I rashly spent on the shuttle in Que