I was orginally born and raised in New York City in the early 40’s and 50’s. This WordPress posting brought back many great memories for me. Enjoy…John J. Rigo
Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays. “Summer in the city…”
It is also the day that I kick back and see the world in a different way. It’s a day I seriously “people watch” as you will find many wonderful things going on all around you.
Children acting without a care in the world-just relishing the joy of being a child. Families laughing, playing games, having picnics together.
It is also a day for hot dog lovers. Enter Nathan’s International Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island.
Last 4th of July, I braved the beaches and crowds of Coney Island. Little did I know what lie ahead. I parked myself on a bench and watched through my camera lens. Fascinating. But then again, people watching always is….
I then ventured down to the waters edge. And walked toward the main beach. As I got closer and…
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