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    heading from Fillmore
    oldies blared from his boombox
    funky cassette tape!
    - twitter.com/reginaldjames

    5 Fulton [+]

    You’re going downtown
    You pulled the cord at Larkin
    Driver would not stop


    Rainy bus stop blues
    Here comes the 5 Fulton bus
    It’s too full to stop



    Open fire hydrant,
    Open windows on the five:
    Shower time for all.


    Empty bus and fog
    Lichen clings to power lines
    Love reverse commute
    –Karen, SF Public Transportation Examiner


    Nextbus.com failed
    Should be at work at midnight
    Damn 5, I am late


    the five fulton bus
    ends at sadness street for me
    now that playland’s gone


    There goes the 5 (sigh)
    Oh wait, here comes another
    Why doesn’t it stop?
    -katie k.


    It’s OK tourist
    even though we’re turning left
    onward to the park


    It waits until you
    Give up all hope and just walk
    Then the f@cker comes.


    five fulton to work
    I would like to get on one
    it is too damn full


    five fulton, late night
    twentieth to fourty-third
    not a single stop


    tourists wearing shorts
    5 fulton to ocean beach
    ride into the fog
    –Lilli Ann


    from the oceanside,
    curves through tall victorians,
    kisses the bay.
    — nextian


    It Takes Forever
    Making Three stops on One Block
    The 5 Fulton Blues
    — Nick Aster


    6pm. market.
    zombie eyes desperate for num-
    ber 5 messiah

    if i was working
    the 5 would take me downtown
    and it would be late

    saw you on the 5
    I lost your number last week
    what are the chances?

    5 Fulton virgin
    big peace rally in the park
    where do I get off?

    transfer here for 33
    beachgoers don’t budge