Not in New York (8)

AMA Plaza/Marina City on North State Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

Tourist towns are a drag sometimes 

But in non-tourist towns you can get beat up

Just for lookin a little different 

 


 

Gratz Center on East Chestnut Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 24, 2019.

 


 

I guess the thing to do is just stay at home 

 


 

Heald Square Monument at North Wabash Street and East Wacker Drive. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

Yeah but sometimes I think the thing to do

Would be to get a place way out in [Chicago]

Put down as many months rent as you can part with 

 


 

Aston Chicago Apartments at East Illinois and North St. Clair Streets. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

Tell everybody else you went to France

 


 

Gratz Center on East Chestnut Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 24, 2019.

 


 

Lyrics from “New American Language” by Dan Bern, 2001.

Photos by Rick Stachura.

(1) AMA Plaza/Marina City on North State Street. May 23, 2019.

(2) Gratz Center on East Chestnut Street. May 24, 2019.

(3) Heald Square Monument at North Wabash Street and East Wacker Drive. May 23, 2019.

(4) Aston Chicago Apartments at East Illinois and North St. Clair Streets. May 23, 2019.

(5) Gratz Center on East Chestnut Street. May 24, 2019.

 


 

 

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