Two for the price of one: Our recollections of the Brooklyn Book Festival.
This is the Story of a Happy Couple who went to see a brilliant author present her new book.
In a city known for its expensive restaurants and flashy entertainment, we’ve found our niche in its cobwebby corners.
“As a pair, we are not naturally predisposed to feats of athleticism. We are, however, quite predisposed to grand, romantic ideas and sudden outbursts of wanderlust.”
“In the end, the 50-cent admission was only the first thing about the place that made us feel like time travelers.”
I’m not one to disagree with The Beatles, but there’s this brewery…
“We spent the next month traveling the boroughs on a cultural blitz of museums and parks. And we did one other thing – something that has been part of my life since I was a young boy. We went to a baseball game.”