We took a Delta flight last week to Denver. As the airplane was boarding passengers, it became apparent that not all of the passengers would be able to store their carry-on luggage.
Usually they just check their bags at the gate when this happens. Instead, the pilot informed the passengers they would not be able to check any bags at the gate and it was up to the passengers to accommodate the overflow of bags from others in the cabin.
No wonder passengers are losing civility towards others. We are being shoehorned into limited space and even asked to accommodate …