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Ash Wednesday is a weird day in New York.
Because for really the first time during these blistery winter months, you actually look up andsee people.
Now, I know…that sounds bad. Like, what the heck? Who is this girl that she just goes around with her head in the clouds, not seeing people?
But it’s true. In New York, people commute –read: walk— on a mission.Especially in the winter. You’re bundled up. Hunkered down. And you’re walking with purpose to get to where you need to go, as fastas possible, so you can get in out of the cold.
Or when you’re on the subway — You listen to your ear phones, look straight ahead, and try not to get in anyone’s way.
Welcome to New York.
Ash Wednesday is a little different.
Because of a smudge of ash on your forehead.
Maybe it’s curiosity or…
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