• Passengers travelling first-class are politely summoned into a dining car, where a portrait of the Kenyan president grins down at white linen-covered tables, while attendants shuffle dutifully about the corridors, dispensing blankets stamped with faded Kenya Railways logos.

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  • There is no record of anyone ever having been killed by a meteorite, but in recent years, there have been verified accounts of a meteorite hitting a bedroom in Alabama, a dining room in Connecticut and a parked car in Peekskill, N.

    WSJ: Meteor Creates a Show, No Apparent Damage

  • They then proceed to a spacious art deco dining car, whose tables are set with linen tablecloths, fresh flowers and silver.

    FORBES: Through the Rockies In Style

  • She thought so again while she watched from her dining-room window a garda car arriving, and an ambulance soon after that.

    NEWYORKER: Bravado

  • Brown banquettes upholstered in what the French euphemistically call moleskin but North Americans know as leatherette line both walls of the long, narrow railroad-car-like dining room, and there's a little bar just inside the front door where your bill is tallied and taxis are called.

    NPR: Excerpt: 'Hungry for Paris'

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