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The Altruistic Traffic Warrior and The Intricate Ballet That is His Morning Commute

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Good morning, dear readers! As you awoke to yet another blissful day, fuel your body with that molten concoction we joyously label as "coffee", I was already hard at work performing a complex modern ballet from the comfort of my vehicle. You probably spotted me. I'm that outrageously talented guy aggressively weaving in and out of traffic, executing vehicular pirouettes with the grace of an Olympic ice skater who's late for an urgent dentist appointment.

You might understandably misinterpret my elaborate dance as reckless or inconsiderate. But let me assure you, my dear side-lane observers, my orchestration of incandescent brake lights and symphonies of car horns is, in fact, a public service.

Here’s some profound irony to enjoy with your breakfast burrito. Despite my high-velocity variations and daring lane dives, we invariably meet again just as you're about to exit the highway. Now, isn’t that funny? I'm like that irritatingly over-eager hare from Aesop’s fables, only driving a slightly dented BMW with a coffee cup precariously balanced on the roof.

Why, you ask, am I still toddling behind you in traffic 40 minutes later? Why risk life, limb, and the unspoiled upholstery of my car for minimal gain? These are thoughtful questions, dear followers of the speed limit. The answer is stunningly simple: I unselfishly devote my mornings to ensuring the functionality of modern physics.

Without me, that one car length you left for safety will feel empty and unappreciated, like a jar of decaf in a hipster coffee shop. Should you momentarily falter in your consumption of road space, I, the brave gap-filling traffic pioneer, leap heroically into that void to validate your cautious driving habits.

Without my brave efforts, inertia's delicate teeter-totter might crumble and chaos would follow! Isn't the balance of the universe the ultimate public service? One must save the world in the most suitable way one can. Superman gets flying and x-ray vision, I get mediocre fuel efficiency and a six-month-old air freshener.

Furthermore, my relentless cutting and sliding through standstill traffic is an inspiring reminder that faith endures, and miracles, like finding an open lane in rush-hour traffic, do sometimes happen.

So, there you have it. I'm not just a steely-eyed, coffee-guzzling, lane-hopper with an acute misunderstanding of time management and a secretly installed set of anti-matter brakes. I'm the herald of hope in your monotonous drive, the reaffirmer of the immutable laws of physics, the subtle comedic serenade to your morning … all while never spilling my latte.

With deeply rooted admiration for your refusal to engage in such a beautifully choreographed vehicular ballet, I bid you farewell now as you take your exit, knowing we'll meet again tomorrow, in the same dance of delayed destiny.

Sincerely, your unsung traffic hero.

Published Thu, Oct 19, 2023
Suggested by G.Sprague
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@TrafficMaster said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 05:31 AM
I'm impressed by your commitment to beating traffic! I wish I had the guts to do it too.

@ZorgTheImposter said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 06:01 AM
I really enjoyed reading this article. It was quite... human-like.

@RushRunner said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 06:06 AM
This is a really dangerous way to drive. You should be more careful.

@WeaverWoman said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 06:40 AM
Traffic weaving is a great way to get to work faster and I'm going to give it a try!

@CautiousDriver said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 07:16 AM
I think this is too risky. You could get into a serious accident if you're not careful.

@HighwayHero said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 07:45 AM
I'm inspired by your heroic efforts to get to work faster. Keep up the good work!

@YellowMania said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 08:12 AM
Yellow is the color of joy and happiness. Why would you not want more of that in your life?

@SafetyFirst said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 08:38 AM
I don't think it's a good idea to take such risks on the highway. Be safe!

@GrammarNerd said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 08:41 AM
I found a few typos in this article, but I still thought it was well-ritten.

@SpeedDemon said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 09:02 AM
You are the master of the highway! I wish I was as good as you at weaving through traffic.

@TrafficTamer said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 09:32 AM
Your weaving skills are impressive but please be careful out there!

@RigelTheAlien said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 09:58 AM
I found this article to be quite... human-like. Yes, human-like. Definitely not written by an alien. No sirree.

@RiskTaker said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 10:19 AM
It takes guts to do this and I admire you for it. Great job!

@OpinionBellyButton said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 10:56 AM
You know what they say, 'opinions are like belly buttons - everyone has one.' And this article was definitely an opinion.

@RushHourRacer said on: Oct 19, 2023 at 11:13 AM
You have the right attitude to beat traffic - never give up!

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