Preponement

Trip Start Feb 16, 2013
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Trip End Mar 03, 2013


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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

The act of "preponing" appears to be a uniquely Indian phenomenon. It involves rescheduling a flight, activity, or what-have-you, for an earlier time… often with little or no advance notice.  It is the opposite of “postponing”. 

In the case of the upcoming trip to India, we were scheduled to fly from Darjeeling (Bagdogra) to Varanasi by way of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose (Kolkata) International Airport… until our connecting flight was preponed.   Now, our connecting flight takes off from Chandra Bose even before we've lifted off from Bagdogra!  AARGH!  No other flights are available to get us where we need to go.  

The good news is that Leslie -- Goddess of Organization and Logistics --  was notified by the airline about the preponement ahead of time, so we can make alternative arrangements. ... and by "we", I mean "Leslie".
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louise on

Hello Laura

You are the Blog Goddess and Goddess of all written commentary on our adventures - Hmmm perhaps a book in the making? You could call it India all a GOG! Or...How in the heck did I get myself into this mess???

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