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Posted By Alex Belth On January 5, 2012 @ 10:01 am In Lost NY,New York City Pictures,New York Minute,NYC,NYC History | Comments Disabled


Before I walk into an elevator I look up at the mirror. Force of habit from when I was a kid. Maybe “Dressed to Kill” got into my head. More likely, it’s a reflex I developed growing up in New York during a time when you expected to get mugged at any moment. I know it might be extreme now, but the mirror is there for a reason. When the elevator doors open I brace myself and look up at the mirror. Just in case.

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