Mine was absolutely perfect, wouldn't change a thing. Was at home for 3-4 hrs., got to FSBC at 8cm., had ds 2-3 hrs. later.
I thought I'd mind leaving home during labor (let alone transition), but it wasn't bad, I actually sortof enjoyed the 1am car ride (and I honestly didn't care where I was pushing, as long as the end was near
It was super intense physically, but every moment was perfect. I thought I would have a peaceful,waterbirth etc, but couldn't stand it for even a minute, I just felt better on all fours on 'land'.