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I Miss This Time, Already

Why it’s possible to feel nostalgic for something that’s terrible and sad

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In Regular Times, walking home through the East Village on the first warm evening of spring would be like swimming upstream. Groups of people would drink spritzes and rosés in the open-air bars on St. Mark’s Place. My neighborhood would normally be a…




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Mari Andrew

Mari Andrew

Author of Am I There Yet?

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