The 20 Stages Of A NYC Commute, Explained by Beyoncé Gifs

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The 20 Stages Of A NYC Commute, Explained by Beyoncé Gifs
Queen Bey definitely does not take the subway. But she would sympathize with the struggles of those of us who do. Here are some of the morning NYC commute:

1. Worrying that you forgot your MetroCard. Again.

beyonce worried

2. But then realizing that you have it.

beyonce proud

3. Getting your swipe on the first try.

beyonce swoop

4. Then running to make the train.


5. And trying to act cool when you miss it.

beyonce embarassed

6. Sweating while you’re waiting for the next one.

beyonce sweating

7. And then getting a blast of cool air when you finally get on.

beyonce wind

8. When someone is leaning on the pole so no one else can grab onto it.

beyonce finger wag

9. Trying to find some personal space in a crowded car.

beyonce personal space

10. When someone drops something and has to bend down to pick it up.

beyonce booty

11. When you’re holding onto the pole and you know you look good.

beyonce on pole

12. When the train takes a turn too fast.

beyonce jiggling

13. When you see somebody cute.

beyonce flirting

14. But then you have to get off at your stop before you can say hello.

beyonce walking away

15. Trying to get to the door when the car is crowded.


16. When you realize how late you are.

beyonce shocked

17. So you walk down the platform like you mean it.

beyonce strutting

18. Then you get winded from your walk up three flights of stairs.

beyonce fanning

19. But you arrive at work on time!

beyonce triumphant

20. It’s going to be a good day.


Featured image: Kristopher Harris via Flickr

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