A Year In New York

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Day 70: Smells Like New York

September 5th, 2008 · 2 Comments

The streets of New York have a scent unlike those of any other city, a pungent cocktail of its particular atmosphere: worn concrete, 60 percent relative humidity, urine, the dusty exhalations of old buildings, ambition, salty ocean air, the body odor of eight million people and the fragrances they use to mask it, sewage, wilting […]

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