Posted on March 31, 2010
While I was in the States last week I saw….
……..some sights I’ve always wanted to see but never imagined I’d get the chance to.
and the 9/11 memorial site:
I also saw some things I wish I hadn’t.
Like a pile of these t-shirts on sale in a shopping mall:
The image on the front is of a woman with her mouth taped, with the words “enjoy the silence” printed underneath.
It’s made by LRG (the Lifted Research Group), who promote themselves as a creative lifestyle clothing company…..
I also saw this amazing looking building as I was strolling along 5th Avenue:
but when I got a bit closer I spotted this:
However, on a more upbeat note…
Some photo opportunities are just too good to pass up:
And some things are just too irresistible to leave behind in the shop:
So Dickens now takes pride of place on my desk (and will hopefully be providing me with some writerly inspiration):