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The Orange Line? It’s gettin’ there

Commuters rode inbound from Oak Grove on the Orange Line on Sept. 19, the first day of its reopening after a one-month shutdown for renovations.Carlin Stiehl for The Boston Globe

I was thrilled that the Orange Line was running once again. My commute to Downtown Crossing from Community College was smooth and efficient. However, as much as I appreciated the newly clean T stations, I couldn’t help but chuckle at the broken escalator at the Community College station.

Oh well, let’s not ask for the moon when we have the stars.*

* With apologies to “Now, Voyager,” starring Bette Davis and Paul Henreid.

Lynne Byall Benson