Sunday, March 10, 2013

Scenic Saturday

Walking through the neighborhoods of SoHo and Chelsea on Saturday I had a chance to interact with quite a few people. The weather was fine - a nice taste of Spring in the air - and most people were happy to be out in the crisp 50ºF temps.

One of the exceptions was this gentleman who responded to my greeting with a sneer:



Spring and Prince Streets in SoHo were lined with peddlers and artists. This guy couldn't figure out why I looked so strange to him:



One of my favorite corners to visit is on 13th street just above the lower end of the High Line. There's a gritty biker bar there - The Hog and Heifer - that always has interesting characters ready to engage in interesting badinage: