subway token

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Noun1.subway token - a token that is used to pay for entry to the subway systemsubway token - a token that is used to pay for entry to the subway system
token - a metal or plastic disk that can be redeemed or used in designated slot machines
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Will that ever happen to me, I ask myself, searching for a subway token." Many Madame Realism essays conclude long after her return home from the show she is ostensibly reviewing, with her staring out a window of her apartment at night, collapsing into bed, snuggling with her cats, turning off the TV and the light.
I had $53 in my pocket and a subway token. My socks actually matched.
Overtaken by technology, they sit in the past alongside the phone booth, the subway token, the office typing pool and even the card catalog.
Eventually I found a subway token. I was so hungry I went to the station to try and sell it."
her knapsack, she clutches her subway token, sings the city
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I couldn't even buy a subway token to look for work," she said.
Yet just when "Jesus Hopped the `A' Train" has one fumbling in one's pockets for the subway token that will spirit one home, Jones shows up on his side of the prison yard.
I went to the extravagantly criticized production armed to flee, a subway token burning a hole in my hand.
July 1 as they were headed underground for a story on a murdered subway token clerk.
Irishman Maurice Fitzgerald, a shootout champ a decade ago, sometimes uses an old Irish punt coin, but most of the time places a New York City subway token right behind his golf ball.