A Lifetime at Grand Central
Dean, William J., The Christian Science Monitor
JULIAN GREEN writes: "There is scarcely a corner of Paris that is not haunted with memories for me." And so it is for me with New York City.
When you have lived in a city a long time, its fabric becomes a part of your life: the bridges, avenues, buildings.
One of the great buildings of New York City is Grand Central Terminal. It was the starting point for my first childhood journey outside New York City - the beginning of all my travels. My mother, my sister, and I were in a taxicab proceeding south along Vanderbilt Avenue. At 43rd Street, the cab pulled into the driveway leading to the west entrance of the terminal. A porter took our bags, and we …
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Publication information: Article title: A Lifetime at Grand Central. Contributors: Dean, William J. - Author. Newspaper title: The Christian Science Monitor. Publication date: March 15, 1993. Page number: 17. © 2009 The Christian Science Publishing Society. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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