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New York Minute
Posted By Alex Belth On June 21, 2012 @ 7:36 am In New York City Pictures,New York Minute,NYC,NYC Memories and Moments | Comments Disabled
Nothing says New York, or at least Manhattan, like a water tower. I remember looking out of the window at my grandparent’s apartment as a kid. They lived on 82nd street between Columbus and Central Park West. On the ninth floor. I’d look north at the cityscape and I knew why I liked Edward Hopper’s paintings. I’d see the brownstones and on the top of them the water towers. I never understood what they were for, how the water got in or out of them.
Today, I just know that I feel comforted when I see them.
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