A question not just for the professionals?

Whether a rail worker, rail-fan, pedestrian, motorist or "dare devil" (Examples of dare devil - playing chicken with a train, train surfing, etc.); Be HONEST. You'll like as not be chided or criticized by the ignorant for your efforts at an answer or for admitting to risky behavior that may have... show more Whether a rail worker, rail-fan, pedestrian, motorist or "dare devil" (Examples of dare devil - playing chicken with a train, train surfing, etc.); Be HONEST. You'll like as not be chided or criticized by the ignorant for your efforts at an answer or for admitting to risky behavior that may have contributed to your dire circumstances, but, that is the POINT. (Not the ridicule, the events.) Though foolish behavior is almost always the root (you've got tons of company there), I'm curious and I think perhaps an honest answer may demonstrate to someone a folly they'll perhaps not repeat if informed here.

What has been your scariest moment around the railroad?

How did you get into that frightening situation?

Break a law or rule to do it?

Did you think you'd get out of it alive, or merely maimed?

How did you get into it?

How long was the duration of the event? Was it a "surprise" situation?

What have you learned?

Would you do it again, now that you know better?
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