Looking back, I wonder if a little bit of the old ultraviolence would have been less worrying. Not that they ever expressed concern, but my parents must have found it odd when I suddenly started dropping references to timetables, public transport and vehicular infrastructure management into conversation. I hadn't became a fan of rolling stock - the truth was far darker. I wanted Transport Tycoon Deluxe and I wanted it bad.
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