This photo by C. Jines looks just like I pictured the scene where Snow gets some pills from Tina in order to self medicate. I think maybe I even see Leonard watching her from the far end of the alley–or maybe that’s just all in my mind like people tell Snow all the time.
It’s so cold here in Chicago that the concrete has turned to steel.
“And there is another feeling that is a great consolation in poverty. I believe everyone who has been hard up has experienced it. It is a feeling of relief, almost of pleasure, at knowing yourself at least genuinely down and out. You have talked so often of going to the dogs – and well, here are the dogs, and you have reached them, and you can stand it. It takes off a lot of anxiety. ”
-George Orwell, Down and Out In Paris and London…