When did eating on a bus or subway start. The thought came to me when  a woman sat down next to me on the M7 bus.  It was about 12:30 Lunch time perhaps because she took out a carton filled with  Teriyaki noodles with a very strong odor And I guess proceeded to eat her lunch heading toward Macy s

I don’t know why but I suddenly remembered walking home fr PS 173 for lunch.  I think my mother had made lamb chops.   Then she walked r back to school for the afternoon. I was in the first grade.  

How weird it would seem today.  But so civilized.  I cherish those memories as I see people standing in line to buy a lunch and sit on the sidewalk to eat. Or on the bus