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The very first week I moved to New York I looked at a moldy basement apartment in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with no windows. Later that day, I saw a room for rent from an old school Polish landlord who said he would collect rent from me on a weekly basis – the deal breaker there was sharing a kitchen and bathroom with 3 or 4 strangers. After sleeping on my friend’s sofa in Williamsburg for a few nights (right beside the elevated train tracks where the subway came past every 30 minutes or so in the middle of the night), I ended up in Manhattan in a rodent-friendly building in Alphabet City. Anyway, my friend Tracy who helped me get started in New York has moved away but sometimes I still like to get back to the old neighborhood…xxx eddie
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  • Wow… love Blue Belle – No 1… hot…

  • So many nice pictures ! Great work ! I especially love the first one, the colours she uses, daaaayum !
    respect !

  • pumpkin

    thumbs up = sex on a hipster stick. gotta love the burg.

  • yay for alphabet city! i hope that rodent-friendly apartment building you’re talking about isn’t mine…ehhhhhhhh

  • Gotta love those Polish landlords! I had one that would literally wake me up at 5 am the 2nd to get rent. Fun times.

    Your photos inspire me every morning. Loving it!

  • I love the plaid romper, and the candy cane shorts. So many prints, so little time!

  • nicole

    yay you captured some nice styles there…i especially like the blue denim guy

    just askin cause im curious…but what do you usually pay for a room in manhatten nowadays??

  • Funny

    Perfect photos!! My favorite first!! I like her blue, too beautiful!

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