Not in New York (11)

City Hall. From North LaSalle Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 25, 2019.

 


 

Never been near a university.

Never took a paper or a learnéd degree.

 


 

The Wrigley Building and Tribune Tower. From East Wacker Drive and the DuSable Bridge. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

Some of your friends think that’s stupid of me,

But it’s nothing that I care about.

 


 

875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago Water Works, and Water Tower Place. From East Chicago Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

Well, I don’t know how to tell the weight of the sun,

And of mathematics, well, I want none.

 


 

The London Guarantee Building and Mather Tower. From DuSable Bridge and the Wrigley Building. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 23, 2019.

 


 

And I may be the Mayor of Simpleton,

But I know one thing and that’s I love you.

 


 

City Hall. From North LaSalle Street. Photo by Rick Stachura. May 25, 2019.

 


 

Lyrics from “The Mayor of Simpleton” by XTC, 1989.

Photos by Rick Stachura. 

(1) City Hall. From North LaSalle Street. May 25, 2019.

(2) The Wrigley Building and Tribune Tower. From East Wacker Drive and the DuSable Bridge. May 23, 2019.

(3) 875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago Water Works, and Water Tower Place. From East Chicago Street. May 23, 2019.

(4) The London Guarantee Building and Mather Tower. From DuSable Bridge and the Wrigley Building. May 23, 2019.

(5) City Hall. From North LaSalle Street. May 25, 2019.

 


 

 

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