This is a picture I could not take of a women I saw on the train today coming home from work. As I stepped onto the extremely packed train, she was bustling through the crowd. I took her movement as her effort to exit the train but as I stepped out of her way to let her off she stopped moving and stood in the center of the train. A man then offered her space to hold on to one of the poles on the train but she declined in somewhat of fear. It then clicked in my head that she had some sort of germ phobia because when the train started moving she stood in the center of the train with her eyes closed trying to calm her breathing while also trying to keep her balance.
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