专四听写训练66：Words Can Make a Difference
Words Can Make a Difference
On August 26，1999, New York City was struck by a terrible rainstorm during the morning rush hour that caused the streets to flood. Many people who were going to work were forced to go home. Some battled to call a taxi, get a bus or walk miles to get to work.
I soon discovered most of the subway lines had stopped service. I finally found an operating line, but there were so many people that I could not initially get to the platform. Finally, I got to my office, wet through, and exhausted.
Garth's email was short, but welcomed. It made me realize that even when times are tough, a few kind words can make a big difference.