The Pages of the People

Robbie Newport
5 min readFeb 16, 2023

A short story about a man who drove a taxi and tried to make sense of the madness he witnessed in the night.

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The spiritual impetus

When the man was a U.S. Air Force security forces member in the Middle East sitting on top of a military Humvee with a machine gun in a turret, he didn’t foresee the possibility of being a taxi driver later in life. Now, many years later, he was driving…