The Standard, East Village
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Manhattan’ Lower East Side is another part of town I’ve
rarely visited. From Downtown I’d sometimes get as far north as Chinatown and
Little Italy and I’ve spent some time in the West Village on a few occasions
but never to that part of Manhattan east of Greenwich Village where the
Williamsburg Bridge attaches Manhattan to Brooklyn.
I started out on The Bowery, a wide Lower ...
According to the monitor on the back of the seat in front of me, here in Seat 31c of your Boeing 757, here on United flight 758 San Francisco to New York JFK, I am now 39007 feet above Marshall, the small Michigan town in which, as a boy I used to watch jets fly overhead and wonder.
We're hauling ass at 586 mph, aided by a tail wind of 88mph. It's cold outside, -68F. (just like Michigan. . . ) The flight ...
... shaped as I was only able to get mine done in the morning so I sat with Rosie whilst she had her hair done that afternoon. I didn’t join Ro because as you know I hate having my hair done as they always make me look either like I’ve been electrocuted or like a poodle, neither of which is a great look. I left Rosie looking fabulous for the wedding she was going to that night and headed back to the flat just in time for ...
... 30am and the tour guide asks if we'd like to do that one; we decide it's better than waiting and eagerly hop on. Although all the early birds have snaffled the good seats, we actually get to go out on the bow of the boat as they don't open it till after the boat is underway, turns out we have pretty much the best spot even though we were last to arrive!
We get a great view of the Manhattan skyline as we cruise past, as well as an interesting commentary. Soon enough ...
... had a big walk around. From there we went to the Shandon Court pub. We just arrived and almost immediately afterwards, Mike came in !!! It was great to all be together again. Gradually other people joined our group including his daughter Jennifer - who is as mad as a cut snake, and loud just like Warren. She almost immediately became quite emotional and said that I am so much like her deceased grandmother who she loved so much, ...