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    November 30. Susan, Christine and I saw two of three new Italian plays at the Cherry Lane theatre. I actually thought I had booked the third offer which was a Pirandello revival but we were all glad that we did not miss “The Journey I Never made” and “Story of Love and Soccer”. Both excellently translated and powerfully acted. The first is a thought provoking and somewhat unsettling portrayal of the current social turmoil and the second is modern thriller about corrupt sport and the triumph of evil over good. We were able to chat with one of the actors about the plays after the show. Before the show we ate lobster and oysters at the  “Fish” restaurant which was only two blocks from the theatre!

     

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NYDay – Halloween

Halloween  spirits seemed to be suffering from the same depression as the rest of us this year. We didn’t have the trick-or-treaters in the Waterford as usual and I was not in the mood to go down to the village. Instead, I walked around the area to find a few scaries to photograph:

Underneath this mask is Carlos, one of our very happy band of doormen. Suits him well, I think!

 

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