New York, July 2012
From the eleventh floor of a sterile dorm building, I watched pairs of headlights pass from Manhattan to Brooklyn, and from Brooklyn to Manhattan, every night. Summer in the city was lonelier than I’d predicted, far lonelier than long breaks spent at Princeton, when campus emptied of my thin, tanned, rich classmates who carried MacBooks to class in weight-warped Goyards.
I didn’t own a Goyard. Every morning, I hauled too many things in a grayish-blue Longchamp Pliage: a...
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The Reds go into the meeting with a seven-point lead over their title rivals at the top of the Premier League