6585Re: [carfree_cities] Re: carefree quality of life in nyc
- Dec 9, 2003Jym Dyer wrote:
>>>>i still want to know what you think about people flockingBesides, noisy sidewalk dining is better than no sidewalk dining...at
>>>>to streetside outdoor cafe's on places like upper west side
>>>>broadway. If having a highway full of cars and noisy smelly
>>>>buses 10 feet from your dining expereience is so bad for
>>>>quality of life, why do people flock to them?
least you're out in the mix. People are striving to find enjoyable
moments in their lives regardless of how difficult our present bad
habits make it. It's really a sing that waht we strive for are
conditions the majority seeks as well, but doesn't know how to find,
simply because they see cars as a "natural" part of the urban
landscape--till they go somewhere else.
"I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity,
an obligation; every possession, a duty."
John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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