Sunset, Manhattan Style

I needed a little break from all the ugliness  these days.  “Manhattanhenge” is something that occurs about twice a year, I think, when the sunset lines up just so with the grid that makes up our city streets.  I didn’t make it down to the streets that have the best views, just walked south with Art Child and my Mother-In-Law until we were able to have a decent vantage point.  This amounted to me standing in the middle of the intersection every time the light was red, Mother-In-Law calling out the seconds I had left, and Art Child looking at us both like we had lost our minds.

Mrs Fringe:  “Just this one next light, and then I think that will be it.”

Mother-In-Law:  “Yes.”

Art Child:  “Didn’t you say that last time?”

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6 comments

  1. I’ve heard of that–the sunset hitting just so, creating that amazing urban phenomenon. I’m glad you were privy to that, mrs f., and even though you guys weren’t front and center, the photographs you took pix lovely. Thank you for sharing; what a nice way to start the morning.

    ❤ kk

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