Note: Amy Krouse Rosenthal died on March 13, , 10 days after this essay was published. You can read her obituary here. In June, , her husband published this response. I have been trying to write this for a while, but the morphine and lack of juicy cheeseburgers what has it been now, five weeks without real food? Additionally, the intermittent micronaps that keep whisking me away midsentence are clearly not propelling my work forward as quickly as I would like. But they are, admittedly, a bit of trippy fun.
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I should have known the date was going to be a disaster when he suggested we meet in Midtown. In those days we used to say we got a nosebleed if we ventured above 14th Street. Having only lived in New York for about a year, I still regarded the men here like a zoologist observing a new species in the wild: utterly fascinated, but also acutely aware that I could be bitten in the ass at any moment. Getting to grips with the finer points of the mating rituals in the city, however, would prove a lot tougher than picking up the vocabulary. What I did know from my limited research was that New York men were far more forward than their London counterparts and, like Kenny, many of them could sniff out a new girl in town from a mile away. I spent the hour before hopelessly roaming the dance floor in search of Femi, who was promoting a neo-soul party in the Meatpacking District to supplement her underpaid internship at an ad agency downtown. With his all-black uniform and dark sunglasses, Kenny had a brooding allure, something like Wesley Snipes in Blade.
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