"[His] mind went back to the first few years after the war and to a crumbling block of Bethune Street, in that part of New York where the gentle western edge of the Village flakes off into a silent waterfront warehouses, where the salt breeze of evening and the deep river horns of night enrich the air with a promise voyages."
~Richard Yates, Revolutionary Road
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"[His] mind went back to the first few years after the war and to a crumbling block of Bethune Street, in that part of New York where the gentle western edge of the Village flakes off into a silent waterfront warehouses, where the salt breeze of evening and the deep river horns of night enrich the air with a promise voyages."

~Richard Yates, Revolutionary Road

(photo via curbed)