Hiccup turned highlight

AN OLD adage — “It’s the journey, not the destination” — came to mind during a recent overseas holiday.

I was in Denmark visiting old friends and then set off on my own (always a risky proposition) to a ceramics conference held in a very small town in northern Jutland.

Not many trains actually stopped there, but I managed to get on one that would. Another passenger (who I later learned was named Laura) made her way to the door with me and