Banking on kindness at the MBTA
I needed good news, just a little wisp of virtue to grab onto during these perfectly gloomy times. Which is why it was such a relief when a note from a stranger arrived in my inbox: “I thought I’d tell you about a good Samaritan from the MBTA.” A good Samaritan? At the MBTA — the agency of fare hikes and late trains? It turned out to be true.