I spent the past week in Newport and what a letdown it is to return to the honking hullabaloo of New York. I can see why people find the transition from vacation life to normal life so jarring. Perhaps we’re doing something wrong in life and only get it right one or two weeks a year.
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My pun on “back from the dead” is illustrated above by skull-and-bones neckties available at Royal Male. I was too busy having fun to take many pictures, but here are a couple more of the charming Anglophilic shop:
And, in closing, a few shots of heaven and earth. — CC