Full episode 259: Promised Land Act Three Mystery Train Share a clip Transcript ByHillary Frank Hillary Frank with a story of a train ride, an overheard conversation, and two people seeking two different promised lands. (7 minutes) More in TravelView all 494: Hit the Road May 3, 2013 Act One: The Slowest Distance Between Two Points Andrew Forsthoefel's story continues. 483: Self-Improvement Kick Jan. 4, 2013 Act One: Is that a Compass, a Map, a Toothbrush and a Bottle of Purell in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Happy To See Me? Elna Baker tells a story about her friend Daryl Watson. 477: Getting Away With It Oct. 19, 2012 Act Three: Crime and Tutus Molly Shannon tells the story of when she and a friend evaded a whole lot of adults to travel half-way across the country, despite the fact that they were twelve years old and wearing tutus. More by Hillary FrankView all 583: It’ll Make Sense When You’re Older Mar. 25, 2016 Act One: Adolescence Reporter Hillary Frank finds out there is this tradition going on in her town, where big kids take over younger kids’ parties—and she investigates how one kid goes from freaked out to an instigator. 549: Amateur Hour Feb. 27, 2015 Act Two: What to Expect When You're Expecting a Robot Some schools make kids take care of eggs in order to teach them about the responsibilities of rearing a child. 351: Return to Childhood Mar. 7, 2008 Act Four: When We Were Angels The most innocent possible student uprising imaginable...documented by an actual student, Hillary Frank, using the crude tools of a telephone answering machine and a shiny red boom box.