I wanna go home and that train is done gone deadThe bus too.
I wanna go, that train is done gone dead
King Solomon Hill, "The Gone Dead Train" (1932)
I remember the New York transit strike of 1980, which kept me from even thinking of getting up to Columbia University to hear Jorge Luis Borges read.
Here's a wish that this strike is settled -- and soon. Good luck, fellow New Yorkers.