Friday, September 16, 2011

Claiming it

"One belongs to New York instantly,
one belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years."
Thomas Wolfe


  1. i have always looooooooooooved this quote. have fun with your gf - let's try to get a drink yo!

  2. I believe it! And I do believe that when I set foot on British soil I will have belonged there all my life. (I love starting my morning with a little Mrs. Rigoloso. I thought about you and J yesterday when James pulled his curtain out of the wall. ;)

  3. Good for you. It always sounded so snoody to me when people said you had to live there x years to be a New Yorker.

    Never start wearing all black, Molly!

  4. love that spot! p.s. have you ever been to back basin? might be my favorite bar in NY ever! (because it is outside) we should go together sometime.

  5. C- I'll keep you posted. Have fun with B!

    L- Sweet James the explorer!

    E- That always ticked me off too. I do like to wear black...

    S- I don't know this place. We must go!

  6. Way to plant your flag! And now that they have Blue Bottle, who needs to leave? Can you please pick up a NY accent too? That would be divine.

  7. so agree with E. psh, snobs. you're a new yorker, say i! and i am the authority on that.

  8. I have a friend who is a transplant New Yorker and we always say there's "Brenda" and "New York Brenda", who's basically a B who pushes people in crowds and yells.

    Is there a "New York Molly"?


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