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New York Minute

Posted By Alex Belth On November 27, 2012 @ 8:49 am In New York City Pictures,New York Minute,NYC Memories and Moments,Subway Stories | Comments Disabled

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Last night I was waiting on the uptown platform at 103rd Street. There was a kid playing the guitar across the tracks and at first I didn’t notice him but then I couldn’t help but listen. He wasn’t playing a song just jamming. I waited for him to finish so that I could applaud. He was good. But he didn’t stop. So I saw that my train wasn’t coming yet and ran up the stairs, crossed over to the other side, ran down the stairs and threw a dollar in the kid’s guitar case.

“You are doing work,” I said.

When I got back to the uptown platform I was able to capture this just before my train rolled into the station.

Soul Surfer [2]

Listening to that dude play made my day.

[Photo Credit: Frederick JG [3]]


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