Saturday, September 25, 2010

The City Americans Resent

Times Square

"Foreign visitors in the early part of the century noticed something that has not yet ended -- the resentment in which New York was held by people from other parts of the country. New York was the seat of arrogance, of cosmopolitanism, of luxury, of vice."
Luc Sante, Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York

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