we are but mortals


Grand Central Station, NYC, 1941. The light does not stream in like this anymore because the buildings around the station are too tall.

New York City shining by night. Central Park is visible from space, and maybe even the light on the Statue of Liberty.

Snowflakes on Saks Fifth Ave - NYC
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NYC may have Lou Reed as its resident rock god, but London’s got Mick Jagger. In the battle between the two cities, which side are you on?
See Christopher Tennant’s Olympics-ready conversion chart here.
Illustration by James Taylor
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