Ridding the TTC can sometimes feel like hoping on a time machine. the lighting combined with the grime and vintage tile made me feel like I was back in the 70s for a while.
The TTC is old. Relatively Speaking. Peel back the layers of tile and brick and you can see the feats of 20th century force, full of girders and nuts and bolts, like this shot of the ceiling of the St. Patrick TTC Platform.
Whenever I get to Toronto’s Queen Station I can’t help but think of Julie Andrews in her role as Queen of Genovia in The Princess Diaries, and then I picture her even out of character trying to brave the grime of the TTC and the hustle of hundreds of commuters and I smile, because it’s…