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Friday, 28 June 2013

Like Forever


             When they fall in love with a city it is forever, and it is like forever. As though there never was a time when they didn't love it. The minute they arrive at the train station or get off the ferry and glimpse the wide streets and wasteful lamps lighting them, they know they are born for it. There, in the city, they are not so much new, as themselves, their stronger, riskier selves.

Toni Morrison
Jazz
1992

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Arthur Siegel
State Street 1949
reblogged from Arttattler

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