Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Wordless Wednesday: Views from a New York City Apartment

Today is my mother's birthday. I had prepared a heartfelt progression of photos of her through the years, but she nixed it. So instead, I offer a heartfelt progression of views from her Manhattan apartments. Like any New Yorker, she knows real estate is the true measure of a person's worth.

Happy Birthday, Mom.

NY400 Holland on the Hudson, September 10, 2009 (Battery Park City

Tribute in Light, September 11, 2010 (Battery Park City)

January 13, 2011 Fireworks in celebration of 3 'Queen' Ships (Battery Park City)

Statue of Liberty, February 6, 2011 (Battery Park City)

Hudson River and the George Washington Bridge, 2005 (Upper West Side)

Construction and New Jersey, 2007 (Midtown)


blueviolet said...

I admit it. I'm jealous.

Stacy Uncorked said...

AMAZING views! Happy Birthday to your mom! :)

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Elizabeth-Flourish in Progress said...

A very Happy Birthday to mom!

and, holy smokes, she is ONE LUCKY LADY. the view, of course, but to claim you as her kid, too.

Sarah at The Stroller Ballet said...

Happy Birthday to your mom!! Ha - love that line, "she knows real estate is a true measure of a person's worth"!

HOOTIN' ANNI said...

One of my favorite cities!! Fabulous photo share....and....

PS...thanks so much for the birthday wishes and your visiting with me yesterday!!! Give your mother a hug and wish her a belated by one day, happy birthday wish, from me!!

Anna said...

thanks everyone for the kind birthday wishes!

@blueviolet - how did you know exactly what mom wanted? your jealousy is the perfect gift. ;)

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